The Wall Street Journal puts up a paywall for most articles, so unless you subscribe or engage the site with go-around software, you won't be able to read the whole piece I am going to excerpt below. And since I can't get permission for a longer excerpt as I usually do, this will be short. And, like so much information about the labor market these days: frustrating, troubling, even infuriating.
MQ-9 Reaper drone. Tom Englehardt writes The Senate Drone Report of 2019: Looking Back on Washington's War on Terror. An excerpt: It was December 6, 2019, three years into a sagging Clinton presidency and a bitterly divided Congress... Read Post
At The Atlantic, Matt Ford writes The Limits of Obama's Clemency. An excerpt: Few presidential powers are as unconstrained as the pardon. Neither Congress nor the courts need be consulted, and neither branch can override its applica... Read Post