Does Capping Executive Pay Violate the Constitution?

February 7, 2009 | Comments Off on Does Capping Executive Pay Violate the Constitution?

Short answer: no. But, some people who are stuck in the 1920s seem to think so. For example, Andrew Napolitano (a senior judicial analyst for Fox News) argues, “Salary caps are unconstitutional because they violate the well-grounded doctrine against unconstitutional conditions.” In other words, the government may not require someone to give up a constitutional […]