President Joe Biden speaks with lawmakers on April 28 at the end of his joint session address. As a former legislator himself, he is uniquely positioned to understand the critical role legislators play in safeguarding the democratic order, McMenamin writes.  (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Why Biden should invite legislators to his ‘summit for democracy’

As authoritarianism creeps up globally, the legislative branch is often the last line of defense

Posted May 14, 2021 at 1:57pm