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Feinstein: How Bout' Bringing GITMO Detainees to the United States?

Marc_H Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 9:51 AM
like FDR did? like the treaties we signed about il-legal combatabts? works for me
DelicateLoyalist Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:07 AM
Police Action. We have been the World Police for about 60 years.
spartacus3344 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:01 AM
If you don't think we're in a war fighting islamic terrorists, what would you call it?
DelicateLoyalist Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 9:58 AM
Hey Marc - you ever read the US Code concerning terrorism and terrorists?

And we are not in a war. Haven't had a war since WWII.

It's happening again. One of the Senate's leading Democrats, Senator Diane Feinstein, has been pushing to bring GITMO detainees into the United States and has hired the Government Accountability Office to look into how it can happen. This is a proposal that failed during the first Obama term due to public outrage and a logistical nightmare, yet it's coming up again as an option.

The Democratic chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence committee commissioned a federal report to identify prison facilities in the U.S. that are suitable for housing Guantanamo detainees, concluding the option is viable -- despite...