About Justin P. DePlato and Matthew M. Markulin

Dr. Justin DePlato is an assistant professor of political science at Robert Morris University. His expertise is the American Presidency, Constitutionalism and the American Founders. His latest book is “American Democracy: Founders, Presidents and Enlightened Philosophers.” His other books include, “American Presidential Power and the War on Terror: Does the Constitution Matter?” and “The Cavalier Presidency: Executive Power and Prerogative in Times of Crisis.” Matthew M. Markulin is a senior political science major at Robert Morris University. He plans to attend law school at the University of Pittsburgh upon graduation.