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Holder: In 'Extraordinary' Circumstances, the President Has the Authority to Order the Killing of Americans on US Soil

FASTMAN2 Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 12:55 PM
You are completely void of any intelligence. FIRST AND FOREMOST.....THE USMC WOULD DISPOSE OF THOSE OUTSIDE THAT BASE. Second, if they were there, they were most likely armed by this administration with the armament they acquired recently. Now, go back to your make believe fantasy land.
FASTMAN2 Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 1:28 PM
. Get this straight twit, the USMC fights FACE TO FACE. This, and I shall say no more to your dum bass............once they took up arms against AMERICA, they became THE ENEMY, NOT CIVILIANS.
CALOHAN28 Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 1:06 PM
Couldn't agree with you more Fastman.
Tinsldr2 Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 1:01 PM

So you agree that the Marines could and should take action most likely from a distance, either from the air or a tank far off and they would, on behalf of the US Gov kill those civilians.

Sen. Rand Paul demanded an answer, and now he's got it.  Via Left-wing magazine Mother Jones:

Yes, the president does have the authority to use military force against American citizens on US soil—but only in "an extraordinary circumstance," Attorney General Eric Holder said in a letter to Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) Tuesday. Last month, Paul threatened to filibuster the nomination of John Brennan, Obama's pick to head the CIA, "until he answers the question of whether or not the President can kill American citizens through the drone strike program on U.S. soil." Tuesday, Brennan told Paul...