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Paul Rosenzweig

Paul Rosenzweig is the principal at Red Branch Consulting, a former deputy assistant secretary for policy at the Department of Homeland Security, and a former senior counsel at the Office of the Independent Counsel.

Articles by Paul Rosenzweig

January 11, 2024 3:08 am

Trump’s Lawyers Argue Biden Can Assassinate Him

The arguments were stupid to begin with, but one judge’s question SEALed the deal.
Paul Rosenzweig
December 20, 2023 5:32 am

A Need for Speed: SCOTUS Should Move Fast on Trump Immunity Claim

Plus: One justice has already made the case for prosecuting ex-presidents.
Paul Rosenzweig
May 12, 2023 5:30 am

How Is George Santos Different from Donald Trump?

Some of the behavior that got Santos indicted looks a lot like Trump's.
Paul Rosenzweig
March 31, 2023 5:30 am

Trump’s Attorneys and the Crimes They Enabled

The “crime-fraud exception” can break attorney-client privilege when a lawyer is believed to have, wittingly or not, contributed to a…
Paul Rosenzweig
December 21, 2022 5:30 am

What Do the Jan. 6th Committee’s Criminal Referrals Mean for the Special Counsel Investigation?

Congress’s intervention isn’t determinative, but it may matter on the margins.
Paul Rosenzweig
November 21, 2022 5:30 am

The Conservative Case Against the Independent State Legislature Doctrine

The Supreme Court will decide whether power politics and partisanship will trump history, tradition, logic, and the text of the…
Paul Rosenzweig
August 15, 2022 5:30 am

Trump’s Investigation Miscalculation

If he thinks that announcing a 2024 campaign will bring an end to his legal woes, he is mistaken.
Paul Rosenzweig
April 7, 2022 5:30 am

The Easy, Ugly Impulse to Ban Books and Punish Librarians and Teachers

The Founders would recognize it—and be ashamed by it.
Paul Rosenzweig
May 26, 2021 5:30 am

The Republican Party’s Partisanship Projection Problem

Rep. Liz Cheney, Susan Hennessey, and Natasha Bertrand have all had their integrity questioned because of their commitment to the…
Paul Rosenzweig