legal analyst Judge says that President has no legal authority to override governors who decide not to allow religious gatherings for safety and health concerns.
Napolitano was responding on Friday to Trump’s demand that houses of worship, which he declared are providing “essential” services, “open right now.” Trump added: “I will override the governors” if they refuse to allow it.
“Does he have the power to do that?” Fox News host asked Napolitano.
“In a word, no,” said Napolitano. “As ill-advised as these gubernatorial orders are, as essential as is the right to worship, as fundamental as it is, as absolutely protected by the First Amendment as it is, the president does not have any authority to