CAC In the News

December 3, 2016

A ruling striking down these districts would be an important victory not just for those challenging them, but also for our Constitution’s promise of equal political opportunity for all.

December 2, 2016

"The judicial branch will be an important check in the next few years. And I think there might be conservative justices put on the bench who are more traditionally conservative and not as authoritarian perhaps as a President Trump might be," Elizabeth Wydra, president of the progressive Constitutional Accountability Center told "And they can serve as a check, especially if there are threats to constitutional structure."

November 30, 2016

The Democrats, represented by Elizabeth Wydra of the Constitutional Accountability Center, want the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to overturn a panel ruling that struck down the CFPB’s leadership design. In a proposed friend-of-the court brief filed late Tuesday, the Democrats urged the court to restore the agency’s structure.

November 29, 2016

CAC President Elizabeth Wydra appeared on The Daily Drum with Harold Fisher to discuss the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee of liberty and equality.

November 29, 2016

With Donald Trump positioned to profit immeasurably from the presidency, the American people are getting a lesson in advanced constitutional law, learning about a clause of the Constitution that many lawyers have never even heard of: the Emoluments Clause.