National Security
3:32 pm
Sat February 9, 2013

Week In News: Controversy Over Drone Strikes

Originally published on Sat February 9, 2013 4:51 pm

A Justice Department memo outlining the President's authority to initiate drone strikes against suspected terrorists - even U.S. born ones - has sparked a discussion about the limits of the executive branch. Host Jacki Lyden speaks with James Fallows, national correspondent with The Atlantic, about the controversy.