President Trump’s Real Emergency

| Walter Pincus
Walter Pincus
Columnist, The Cipher Brief

In his opinion column, Fine Print, Walter Pincus takes a look at the President’s national emergency at the U.S. border and whether there are other emergency issues highlighted by the executive action.

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The Author is Walter Pincus

Walter Pincus is a Columnist and the Senior National Security Reporter at The Cipher Brief. He spent forty years at The Washington Post, writing on topics from nuclear weapons to politics.  In 2002, he and a team of Post reporters won the Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. He also won an Emmy in 1981 and the 2010 Arthur Ross Award from the American Academy for Diplomacy.  He can be reached at

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