RE: Media coverage of executive power Blog ››› September 9, 2008 1:07 PM EDT ››› JAMISON FOSER ? ProPublica compiled statements by McCain and Obama on executive power back in July, noting that the candidates "have rarely been pressed on the issue." Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.