Seeing the President chafe with frustration at what he cannot do with law enforcement is as vivid a portrait as I have ever seen of American government structurally limiting the impulse to tyranny.
Latest in DoJ
Today the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced that it is launching a review of allegations regarding actions by the Department of Justice and the FBI in the runup to the 2016 election. The press release is here.
Issues under review:
Trump's speech on terrorism implied that DOJ is not currently as aggressive as it might and should be when it comes to material support prosecutions. What baloney.
Interesting piece in the Post today, highlighting the recent spate of ISIL-related arrests in the US.