Gordon Lloyd is Senior Fellow at the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University, and Robert and Katheryn Dockson Professor Emeritus at Pepperdine University.
Professor Lloyd is one of the nation's foremost authorities on American political thought, with a research and teaching career that spans nearly half a century. Over the past decade he has worked with the Ashbrook Center to distill his knowledge into academic and teaching resources on the American Founding for Ashbrook’s website, TeachingAmericanHistory.org.
He is the author or co-author of numerous articles and books, including The Two Narratives of Political Economy (2010), The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: A Defining Rivalry (2013), and through Ashbrook Press, recently published an edition of James Madison’s Debates in the Federal Convention of 1787.
He has received many teaching, scholarly, and leadership awards including admission to Phi Beta Kappa and the Howard White Award for Teaching Excellence at Pepperdine University. He currently serves on the National Advisory Council for the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Learning Center through the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation.
The Role of CongressThe Mayflower Hotel
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2015 National Lawyers Convention
What was the founders' conception of the role of Congress? Was that conception clearly understood?...