Author, professor, and journalist Michael E. Norris, PhD, is the founder and editor of Between The Coasts. He is the author of Reinventing the Administrative State, an analysis of the bureaucracy-modernization efforts of the Clinton and following Bush administrations (University Press of America, 2000), and Undue Process: Taking The Law Out Of Law Enforcement, an analysis of the constitutional impact of the privatization of law enforcement (Cognella Academic Press, 2015 and 2018). Contact him at