Statutory interpretation, considered from the perspective of positive political theory, yields a number of iconoclastic conclusions. A model suggesting that judges pay attention to legislative history is argued to not present a robust positive theory of the Rehnquist Court's decisions.
William Eskridge Jr.,
Post-Enactment Legislative Signals,
57 Law and Contemporary Problems
Available at: https://scholarship.law.duke.edu/lcp/vol57/iss1/6