Charles Krauthammer: Donor lists ruin disclosure
Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post
Posted: Sunday, August 18, 2013 12:00 am
As a reaction to the crack epidemic of the 1980s, many federal drug laws carry strict mandatory sentences. This has stirred unease in Congress and sparked a bipartisan effort to revise and relax some of the more draconian laws.
Traditionally — meaning before Barack Obama — that’s how laws were changed: We have a problem, we hold hearings, we find some new arrangement, ratified by Congress and signed by the president.
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