The aftermath of the attack on the Capitol exposed challenges of using the 25th Amendment. In its upcoming report, the Jan. 6 committee should clearly explain how the amendment works and propose legislative reforms to close gaps in its implementation.
Joseph J. Fins, M.D., is a professor at Weill Cornell Medical College and a visiting professor at Yale Law School. He has written on presidential fitness and the 25th Amendment.
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John Rogan, Joseph J. Fins Mon, Sep 26, 2022, 8:01 AM