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Executive Orders: What Recourse Do Low-Income Clients Have?

with Abbi Coursolle

Frustrated by little action in Congress, President Trump issued more executive orders in his first year than did the past two presidents. When these executive directives harm our clients, do our clients have any legal recourse?

In our March 2018 episode of the Advocacy Exchange, our monthly conversation with advocates advancing change, we talked with Abbi Coursolle, a senior attorney with the National Health Law Program, about the limits on a president’s power to issue executive directives.

For more, be sure to read her Clearinghouse article, “Executive Directives: What Poverty Lawyers Need to Know.”

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