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Gitmo North Returns: Obama's Shady Prison Deal

Chestertonfan Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 12:52 PM
Gitmo works, there are no Libs screaming about its "symbolism" any more. Record deficits, stagnate economy, immigration issues, failed foreign policy and these bozos want to deflect attention to Gitmo? Say it ain't so. Just say it ain't so.
If you thought President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder had given up on closing Guantanamo Bay and bringing jihadists to American soil, think again. Two troubling developments on the Gitmo front should have every American on edge.

The first White House maneuver took place in October, while much of the public and the media were preoccupied with election news. On Oct. 2, Obama's cash-strapped Illinois pals announced that the federal government bought out the Thomson Correctional Center in western Illinois for $165 million. According to, a recent appraisal put the value of the facility at $220 million.

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