Past Event

Checks & Balances in Times of Emergency: Legislative Oversight of Executive Actions

June

25

Hosted by the Midwestern Legislative Conference.

This webinar looked at the scope of gubernatorial emergency powers in the Midwest; the oversight role and powers of legislatures; and future actions related to interbranch accountability, disputes and cooperation.

Presenters:

  • Marjorie Sarbaugh-Thompson, Professor of Political Science, Wayne State University
  • Representative Bob Cupp, Former Supreme Court Justice, Ohio

Moderator:

  • Representative Rick Hansen, Minnesota

Webinar Recording

Webinar Slides