Joe Biden Doesn’t Know What’s In The Box But He Can’t Resist Opening It
Ah, what would we do without Joe Biden? So will Obama fulfill his vow – announced amid great fanfare in an executive order on day two of his presidency – to close the facility by January 2010? “I think so,” Biden responded, according to Newsweek’s Holly Bailey. So perhaps he will. Or perhaps not. We’ll see. Biden continued: “But, look, what the president said is | Read More »
Will Closing Gitmo Make Us Safer?
Democrats are clearly starting to sweat the President’s decision to close Gitmo. Backers of the move are pushing Obama to produce his plan – which they believe is necessary to justify the decision to the American public. Opponents are beginning to wish the issue would go away. House Republicans obviously believe this is one area where they are right on policy, and right on politics. | Read More »
Democratic Spin on GTMO Stupid Even By Standards of Democratic Spin
Goldfarb notes this hilarious attempt to claim that Republicans opposed to moving detainees from Guantanamo into their districts are – wait for it – insulting America’s corrections officers: ON GUANTANAMO, GOP DISPARAGES MEN AND WOMEN WHO KEEP OUR COMMUNITIES SAFE Why do Republicans think that Americans can’t do their jobs? Today, John Boehner and the Republican House leadership are introducing legislation to keep Guantanamo detainees | Read More »