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Libya and Lies

Michael1957MN Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 6:23 AM
Sowell writes in part, "After bin Laden was located, why would any President not give the go-ahead to get him? That took no courage at all. It would have been far more dangerous politically for Obama not to have given the go-ahead. " Actually, as it turns out, Obummer wasn't the one to give the order. He was playing golf and didn't find out till after the fact. Apparently, obummer had denied authorization to take the hit 3 times before then, his staff finally just going for it on their own.
Daniel17 Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 7:26 AM
Correct, and it was Leon Penatta who signed the execute order.Obama didn't find out about the go-ahead until the choppers were already in Pakistani airspace, which is the point of no return in an operation like that.
It was a little much when President Barack Obama said that he was "offended" by the suggestion that his administration would try to deceive the public about what happened in Benghazi. What has this man not deceived the public about?

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