Read carefully, Obama (through Holder) only said he would not target a non-combatant… leaving the door wide open for Barry to kill Americans he deems combatants…
I hate it when a normally intelligent operation like the Washington Times blows it thusly:
It took a 13-hour filibuster last month for Sen. Rand Paul to extract a reluctant acknowledgment from the Justice Department that the president may not target U.S. citizens on U.S. soil.
via EDITORIAL: Drones for the military – Washington Times.
From the Daily Caller, an analysis by Charles Krauthammer that I think is spot-on.
But second is also the shift in grounds, the dynamic of the debate — the argument from stewardship, from who can do a better job. to ideas,” he continued. “When Ryan spoke, he mentioned our rights are from nature and God. That’s a fairly fundamental idea. It isn’t even a policy. It’s a philosophy. He wants to make the debate about the philosophy of government and the policies that then follow.
Ah, a battle of ideas, of concepts, of, dare I say, hope and change?
And the Democrats, viewing 10,000+ crowds in Wisconsin, are already apoplectic.
Very good news, indeed.