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Philip A. Wallach

Philip A. Wallach is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and the author of To the Edge: Legality, Legitimacy, and the Responses to the 2008 Financial Crisis. Twitter: @PhilipWallach.

Articles by Philip A. Wallach

May 10, 2022 5:30 am

Two Cheers for Better Pay for Congressional Staffers

A good institutional move from Speaker Pelosi—but one that could have unintended consequences.
Philip A. Wallach
September 3, 2021 5:30 am

It Didn’t Have to Be This Way

What we can learn from the failures of the Trump COVID task force—and why science needs to be guided by…
Philip A. Wallach
February 16, 2021 5:30 am

The Problem with Legislating from the White House

It’s long past time for Congress to be more assertive about lawmaking and leading.
Philip A. Wallach
October 24, 2019 5:44 am

Last Time Congress Got Its Mojo Back

Clashing with a president can make Congress care about its proper constitutional role—just look at what happened after Watergate.
Philip A. Wallach