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Why Paul Manafort would have reason to hope for a Trump pardon

CNN - 17 Aug 2018
In United States v. Klein (1871), the Supreme Court held that Congress could not restrict the scope of a presidential pardon as it had attempted to do. Supporters of President Trump would be right to conclude that the political use of the pardon power ...
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6 Times Foreign Powers Meddled in Our Elections

Daily Signal - 17 Aug 2018
Top Trump administration officials announced earlier this month that Russian operatives are trying to interfere with the 2018 midterm elections, as they did with the 2016 presidential election. The U.S. government, they said, is taking actions across ...
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Erdogan to Turkey: The West Is Waging 'Economic War'

New York Times - 17 Aug 2018
After 15 years in power, the president still tours the country tirelessly, holding party meetings, cutting ribbons and, most important, giving speeches to approving crowds — three per day on average, most of them broadcast live on multiple news ...
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Trump is winning!

Brookings Institution (blog) - 17 Aug 2018
To an alarming extent, he appears to have succeeded, especially among members of the Republican Party, which currently controls the levers of power in the U.S. government. The impact could be catastrophic, producing a constitutional crisis more ...
powers of the president of the united states

Where does Trump get the power to reimpose sanctions?

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - 15 Aug 2018
Like most of America's sanctions regimes, Trump's order to reimpose sanctions rests on authority granted under a little-known and even less understood statute that gives the president sweeping authority to regulate certain aspects of international ...
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Taming The EPA Regulatory Hydra: An Essential First Step

AmmoLand Shooting Sports News - 17 Aug 2018
While the President of the United States has massive powers over war and peace, and sets the operating philosophy of federal agencies, the EPA Administrator has direct power over the business operations … and thus the economy … of the entire nation.
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Space Force, Done Right, Will Move US Ahead - 17 Aug 2018
There is an honest debate to be had over whether the United States needs a separate armed service that's focused on space. But President Donald Trump's critics are having none of it. Instead, they have responded to the very notion of a ...
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Deconcentrating Power in Arab-Majority Countries

Lawfare (blog) - 17 Aug 2018
Many states in the region have debated the value of decentralization and federalism as a solution to these problems, but none have successfully adopted a constitution that satisfies those objectives. Some countries remain mired in internal conflicts ...
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Reality Check: Why is President Trump creating a space force?

BBC News - 16 Aug 2018
President Trump, who mentioned the plan earlier this year, has warned about the military advances made by America's rivals. The president said: "I've seen things that you don't even want to see." In practice, major world powers have used space for ...

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