Levitsky discusses Congress and foreign policy

April 25, 2022 Roll Call

Over the last few decades, the foreign policy power of Congress has deteriorated, leaving a question mark around the process of withdrawing from treaties. Melvyn Levitsky weighed in on the debate.

“It’s a gray area because the Congress wants to leave it a gray area,” Levitsky said. “They want to insist on their right but not to test it when the president seems to violate it.”