Totally Outrageous

Last year, right before the November elections that handed over control of the Congress to the Democrats, a provision was attached to the massive defense budget bill that gives the president scary new powers to institute martial law, seemingly in any situation he sees fit. Devin O’Leary turned me on to this debacle, summarized in this brief editorial that ran last week in The New York Times. I’ve heard nothing about this anywhere else. Have you?