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April Fool’s Day Joke Canceled

Lawfare will be breaking with tradition by not posting an April Fool’s Day joke this year. We just couldn’t come up with anything so silly and clearly factually inaccurate that there was no chance anyone at the White House would take it seriously. We didn't want to risk sparking a crisis.


Think Tank Merger

According to this report from the normally reliable Think Tank Watch, The Heritage Foundation and the Brookings Institution will merge this year:

Think Tank Watch has learned that the center-left Brookings Institution is in the late stages of a merger deal with the conservative Heritage Foundation to form a new think tank behemoth called "Brookitage."

Going Dark

Comey Announces “Going Dark Early Intervention Initiative”

FBI Director James Comey isn’t backing down following the Justice Department’s decision this week to drop the court case to force Apple to help crack the San Bernardino iPhone.

In a major speech at Brookings yesterday, Comey unveiled a new federal law enforcement initiative aimed at solving the “Going Dark” problem before it even begins.

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