COVID-19 and American Democracy

Il diritto dell’economia, anno 66, n. 102 (2 2020), pp. 123-146

19 Pages Posted: 20 Jul 2020

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Barry Sullivan

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Date Written: June 19, 2020

Abstract

This article discusses the response of the United States Government to the COVID-19 Pandemic from January through June 19, 2020.In particular, the article focuses on the constitutional and legal background of that response. The article was prepared for a symposium in the Italian journal Il diritti dell'economia on responses to the COVID-19 pandemic by governments around the world.

Keywords: COVID-19, Democracy, Constitutional Law, Federalism, Separation of Powers

Suggested Citation

Sullivan, Barry, COVID-19 and American Democracy (June 19, 2020). Il diritto dell’economia, anno 66, n. 102 (2 2020), pp. 123-146, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3647497

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