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Kim Wehle

Kim Wehle is a contributor to the Bulwark and author of How to Read the Constitution and—Why. A professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law, she is a former assistant U.S. attorney, a former associate independent counsel in the Whitewater investigation, a CBS News legal analyst, and a contributor to the BBC. Follow her on Twitter @kim_wehle.


Articles by Kim Wehle

November 13, 2019 4:00 am

The Impeachment Hearings Go Public

What you should watch for.
Kim Wehle
November 5, 2019 5:44 am

The Real Witch Hunt: Going After the Whistleblower

The president’s new strategy is reprehensible and dangerous.
Kim Wehle
October 22, 2019 5:44 am

Impeachment and the ‘Due Process’ Canard

By treating the House impeachment inquiry as illegitimate, the president only risks creating new problems for himself.
Kim Wehle
October 11, 2019 5:11 am

The ‘No Collusion’ Song Goes Silent

We’re not hearing it—and no surprise, since President Trump unabashedly asked Ukraine to disadvantage Joe Biden in the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
Kim Wehle
October 10, 2019 5:11 am

King Trump

The president’s latest power grab—and what Congress and the courts can do about it.
Kim Wehle
October 1, 2019 7:52 am

What to Expect When You’re Expecting Impeachment

Here’s a handy roadmap.
Kim Wehle
September 27, 2019 11:55 am

The Whistleblower Complaint Is Required Reading for All Americans

It reads like a spy novel. But of course it's not.
Kim Wehle
September 23, 2019 4:24 am

Brett Kavanaugh Is Not Going Anywhere. Thanks, Obama.

He’s not the primary culprit for the disaster of Kavanaugh’s confirmation process, but he deserves part of the blame.
Kim Wehle
September 13, 2019 5:17 am

When Ethics Violations Are as Bad as Breaking the Law

Exhibit A: North Carolina’s speaker of the House and his sneaky veto override.
Kim Wehle
September 11, 2019 12:44 pm

How Mitch McConnell Made Himself King of the Senate

His powers don’t come from the Constitution. Or even any legislation.
Kim Wehle