Amash Reveals How Congressional Intelligence Committees Are Executive Branch Puppets Rather Than Oversight

It gets especially good at 5:33 (thanks to the antiwar blog for pointing this out). Justin Amash spoke at the Cato Institute this week and tried to explain to us outsiders what really goes on with the intelligence committees of Congress. While some conservatives have gotten in the habit of reflexively siding with executive power, the Constitution sets limits on how far that can go. So does Conservative principle. If people can be entrusted with unaccountable power then why even bother with Read more […]