House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said the White House doesn’t necessarily have to confess to killing American citizens by unarmed drones. It all depends on the situation, she said in reply to a Huffington Post reporter who asked if President Obama´s administration should acknowledge when it targets a U.S. citizen in a drone strike, the Washington Examiner reported. “Maybe, it just depends,” she reportedly said. “People just want to be protected.” She also said that such disclosure “depends on the timing, because that’s right — it’s all about the timing.” At least one Republican House colleague is outraged.
How do you kill someone with an ´unarmed´ drone? Kamikaze?
And If Ms. P is suggesting that the President can secretly do away with this or that American, it is past time for the Revolution to begin. These people need to be removed from power before they hurt someone.
Would this be like WACO? Yes, it´s about the timing as long as a democrat is in the White House it´s okay but if it was a Republican they would be run out of town on a rail. Anyway this is so wrong, this has nothing to do with people wanting to be protected because it may just be vengeance taken out on citizens who disagree with liberals. These people need to be thrown out of office and thrown in jail.
Pardon the extra post but if the drone is unarmed would this be like a bump and burn, hit and run. Maybe start with taking out neighborhoods that gangs have infested, people would be protected then, maybe Chicago could have a few strikes.
This is from the same woman who (along with a bunch of other Liberals) was outraged that phone calls from suspected terrorists outside the country could be tapped -- well, she was outraged when it was a member of the OTHER party in office.
You know,the liberals love sliding scales because that way nobody gets left behind. The problem is they could apply their sliding scale theory on who or what is a terrorist.
There can´t be that many Americans overseas working for Islamists unless legitimate left wing diplomats.
There´s really no reason to have this drone policy unless they´re up to no good.Executing people without a trail is what the left used to fight tooth and nail against and now they´re rolling over for it.
what really bothers me most about their little plan is that they said they can use drones against "Americans that are SUSPECTED of having terrorist ties". Not proven to have...suspected!! Forget the sliding scale, they will just use it as they wish. Anybody can be suspected of anything...
First missile fired will trigger the patriot movement to put the Bill Clinton rules of engagement into action. Target the leadership, political, financial, educational, judicial and last but not least media/propaganda types. And just to add some spice, the heads of some large corporate types who are fond of towing the wanna be dictators line. Sound kinda drastic and dramatic? They believe they can do it to you. When they find themselves targeted with no place to hide, the rules will change in a flash.
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