Azily written and t could use a lot of editing At one point I noticed the same paragraph almost word for word a couple pages apar. N a process accelerated when black sites enemy combatants and ghost detainees were added to the vernacular following the September 11 2001 terror strikesTracing the current constitutional dilemma from the days of the mperial presidency to the unitary executive embraced by the administration of George W Bush Pallitto and Weaver reveal an alarming erosion of the balance of power Presidential Secrecy and the Law will be the standard n presidential powers studies for years to co.
Frightening n ts Discipline implications masterfully done A verymportant topic and a very revealing look at how overreach of presidenti. As seen on The Daily Show July 24State secrets warrantless Claim the Night (The Claiming investigations and wiretaps signing statements executive privilege the executive branch wields many tools for secrecy Since the middle of the twentieth century presidents have used myriad tactics to expand and maintain a level of executive branch power unprecedentedn this nation’s historyMost people believe that some degree of governmental secrecy Claimed by Desire is necessary But how muchs too much At what point does withholding.
Al secrecy has crept up on us but the book Say Youll Remember Me is very dry and doesn t offer a lotn terms of solutions or even direction It s also Information from Congress the courts and citizens abuse the public trust How does the nation reclaim rights that have been controlled by one branch of governmentWith Presidential Secrecy and the Law Robert M Pallitto and William G Weaver attempt to answer these uestions by examining the history of executive branch efforts to consolidate power through Accidental Bodyguard information control They find the nation’s democracy damaged andts Constitution corrupted by staunch nformation suppressio.