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GOP Furious Over WH's Renewed Push for Terrorist Trials in New York City

Chicago Undercover Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 3:37 PM
Until such time as someone in the House of Representatives obtains / purchases or otherwise aquires access to, the stones necessary to actually initiate Impeachment proceedings against this "President", articles of this sort are nothing more than chum in the water. We have enough information to know that this "President" does not support our ideals or beliefs in any way shape or form. Why must we harangue about it every day? It's time to start an onslaught, all day, every day of badgering our reps (and threatening them with eviction from D.C. if they don't, to initiate impeachment proceedings. Only then will all of this make it into the light of day. Obama cares not a whit what Guy Benson thinks.
DontEatMyDog Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 3:51 PM
While i despise the current whitehouse resident as much as the next guy, I'm not sure what this would accomplish, especially for a lame duck president, since there is not a snowball's chance in he 11 of getting a conviction. (2/3 majority in the Senate required for conviction)
Dave M Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 3:01 AM
Not to mention who would replace him.
Dave M Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 3:47 PM
Exercise in futility. Last time the Republicans did this -with the law on OUR side- we got our clocks cleaned. Neither the Senate or the Chief Justice (Rhenquist) had any interest whatsoever in pursuing justice.
If you are going to impeach someone - DO NOT FAIL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

As Katie reported on Friday, the Obama administration has chosen to prosecute Osama bin Laden's son-in-law in a Manhattan civilian courtroom, rather than a military tribunal in a secure location.  Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, an Al Qaeda spokesman, was captured in Jordan last week.  The White House sprung its decision on the legal and political community unexpectedly, and Republicans are scrambling to denounce the reckless, political plan:
 

The Obama administration’s decision to try former al Qaeda spokesman Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, a relative of Osama bin Laden, in a New York federal court has sparked an...