The showdown between the White House and the General Accounting Office over records related to Vice President Dick Cheney’s energy task force may be the Bush administration’s most high-profile assertion of presidential prerogative. But it is hardly an isolated case.
From the beginning, lawyers working for President George W. Bush have pursued an aggressive strategy to advance presidential authority and to expand the protection of executive privilege.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]