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CLIP: Election 2016 and the Electoral College
Jeffrey Rosen talked about the history and role of the Electoral College, as well as the possibility of changing the electoral system.
November 4, 2016 : 8 min. 29 sec.

CLIP: Independence of Elected & Appointed Judges
Adam Liptak discussed the differences between elected and appointed judges, whether elected judges can be independent, as well as the risk they will be swayed by their supporters' politics or the election process itself.
November 2, 2016 : 5 min. 3 sec.

CLIP: Supreme Court Term Preview
Lawrence Hurley previewed the upcoming Supreme Court term that opens Monday, Oct. 3. Topics included the Court operating with eight justices, the impact of the presidential election on the vacancy, and key cases for the term.
October 3, 2016 : 8 min. 19 sec.

CLIP: Gun Legislation Debate and Vote
A look at the four gun control measures debated and voted on in the Senate. All four proposals failed. Reactions from Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) and the NRA were included.
June 21, 2016 : 3 min. 55 sec.

CLIP: Supreme Court Nomination Debate
David Savage talked about the looming battle between Senate Republicans and President Obama over who should nominate a successor for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. Topics included the presidential process of choosing a nominee and the meaning of the constitutional clause “advice and consent” regarding the Senate’s role in the nomination process.
February 18, 2016 : 7 min. 22 sec.

CLIP: "Natural Born Citizen" Presidential Requirement
Constitutional Law Professor Randy Barnett talked about the "natural born citizen" presidential requirement and the legal arguments in the debate over whether Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) meets the constitutional requirement and is therefore eligible to become president.
January 18, 2016 : 6 min.

CLIP: President Obama's Executive Action on Gun Control
President Obama announced several executive actions aimed at reducing gun violence, including increased background checks and more federal funding towards mental health treatment.
January 5, 2016 : 10 min. 48 sec.

CLIP: GOP Presidential Debate
A look at the GOP Presidential debate in Las Vegas, NV including an exchange between Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on NSA surveillance.
December 16, 2015 : 6 min. 57 sec.

Supreme Court Landmark Cases: Miranda v. Arizona
Jeff Rosen and Paul Cassel talked about the 1966 U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona, in which the court ruled 5-4 that criminal suspects must be informed of their right against self-incrimination and their right to consult with an attorney before being questioned by police.
December 14, 2015 : 1 hr. 34 min.

CLIP: NSA Bulk Data Collection Program
Stewart Baker and Neema Singh Guliani talked about the end of the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk collection of phone metadata and how this could affect terrorism investigations.
December 7, 2015 : 6 min. 51 sec.
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