Tea Party Rhetoric and Bans That Backfire

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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1. John Patty at Vox on who is empowered by Donald Trump's executive action on regulations. Interesting -- although I suspect another answer is that everyone will just ignore it unless it's useful to cite it.

2. Also at Vox, Rachel Blum on Trump and Tea Party rhetoric.

3. Melissa Carlson at the Monkey Cage on how the travel ban could backfire.

4. Also at the Monkey Cage: Averell Schmidt and Kathryn Sikkink on secret prisons.

5. My Bloomberg View colleague Noah Feldman on the latest court decision in the travel ban case.

6. And see also Benjamin Wittes at Lawfare on what the 9th Circuit said.

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