University of Chicago Professor Cass Sunstein lays out all of the arguments swirling around the NSA intercepts. His tentative conclusions are the ones I have reached and argued, and I draw attention to them only because Professor Sunstein is not just a widely respected Constitutional scholar, but also, a man of the left. Professor John Eastman, from yesterday’s interview:
Well, Cass Sunstein, a former professor of mine, is one of the more liberal members of the legal academy in the country and he’s absolutely right. Look, I mean this has been part of our history and the understanding of the president’s war power since the beginning.