Judicial Review and Coordinate Construction of the Constitution

  • Meernik J
  • Ignagni J
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Abstract

TheoryA: Congress-centermeoddelofcoordinatceonstructiofntheConstitution isproposedtopredicwthenlegislationt,hatwouldreverseadecisionoftheSu- premeCourti,sbroughtoa voteinCongress. HypotheseDs:ecisionreversaolfSupremCeourtcasesstrikindgownlawas uncon- stitutionarlea functioonffederaplowerconcernsp,residentipaolsitiont,hetype oflaw struckdown,publicopiniona,ndinteresgtroupressure.
MethodsA: two-stagmeodelsuggestebdyAchen(1987)formodelintgwointerre- lated,dichotomouosutcomeiss used. ResultsW:efindthatCongresosftendoesreversSeupremCeourtrulingasndthat publicopiniont,hepositionofthepresidenft,ederaplowerconcernsa,ndthetype oflawstrucdkownhavethegreatesetffecotnthelikelihootdhatreversallegislation willcometoa voteinCongresasndwillbepassed.

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  • James Meernik

  • Joseph Ignagni

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