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Don’t dismiss Trump’s assertion of presidential power to declassify information

The country is focused on the Jan. 6 committee’s criminal referral of former President Trump to the Department of Justice (DOJ) for four alleged crimes, including inciting and abetting an insurrection. But Trump’s decision to stash classified documents at his Mar-a-Lago residence continues to be investigated by DOJ. Although not rising to the level of insurrection, the possible crime of mishandling defense information and obstructing their lawful recovery deserves greater congressional attention.

Read the full article at The Hill