Can Donald Trump be 'reinstated' as president?

Published August 30, 2022


Newsweek reported on former President Trump’s claim that the government can overturn an election and quoted James Gardner, who said, “There is no possibility of a federal court overruling the decision of Congress. That's because the identification of the winner of the Electoral College vote is a 'political question,' meaning in this case that the authority to make a final decision is expressly allocated by the Constitution to an actor other than the courts—Congress—and the federal courts thus have no authority to review it."

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