Elena Kagan, the Line-Item Veto Case, and Hampton v. Mow Sun Wong

David Kravitz (Blue Mass Group) reports on Elena Kagan’s negative views of the majority opinion in Clinton v. New York, the line-item veto case in which Justices Scalia, O’Connor, and Breyer dissented, and (to a lesser extent) of the majority opinion in Hampton v. Mow Sun Wong, a 1976 case involving discrimination in favor of citizens by a federal agency.