U.S. Domestic Policy News
Sep 19, 2013
"Security and liberty are reinforcing values: we either get more of both, or less of both. Done right, government policies and laws that make the nation more secure – like those authorizing electronic surveillance – should not undermine our constitutional rights," writes Jane Harman in The New Republic.
Sep 11, 2013
Robert Litwak analyzes the implications of Syria for Iran’s nuclear challenge
Sep 11, 2013
Aaron David Miller argues that Obama's speech won't sell war-weary Americans on Syria
Aug 06, 2013
Eric Olson is quoted in this article on an increase on drug possession charges impacting Texas’ Hudspeth County’s budget.
Current Immigration and Integration Debates in Germany and the United States: What We Can Learn from Each Other
Aug 05, 2013
Former Public Policy Scholar Spencer P. Boyer compares immigration and integration debates in Germany and the United States in a policy paper co-authored with Victoria Pardini.
Jul 20, 2013
Olson joined a panel of experts in testifying before the U.S. House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere on regional security cooperation in Central America.
Jun 19, 2013
This article cites Eric L. Olson who comments on drug smuggling and US Law Enforcement.
Jun 06, 2013
Eric Olson’s comments on the security at the border between the U.S. and Mexico were quoted in this article.
May 30, 2013
"Security and liberty are not a zero-sum game. We either get more or less of both....Curtailing tactics that inflame alienated populations, while enhancing techniques that help us find those among us who are radicalized, gives us far better odds of reducing risk," argues Jane Harman.
May 22, 2013
An article on a German company (Heckler & Koch) accused of illegal firearms sales to Mexico cites Colby Goodman's Wilson Center report on firearms trafficking. (in Spanish)