Put not your faith in Presidents—unless you get a Congressional say-so.
Published on: March 9, 2015
Walter Russell Mead is editor-at-large of The American Interest and James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and Humanities at Bard College. Nicholas M. Gallagher is staff writer at The American Interest.
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