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Old 03-06-2013, 02:23 PM  
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Rand Paul filibusters Brennan nomination for CIA director

“I will speak today until the president responds and says, ‘No, we won’t kill Americans in cafes. No, we won’t kill you at home at night,’” Mr. Paul said early on in the filibuster, which began at 11:47 a.m. and by early afternoon showed no signs of slowing down.

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Old 03-06-2013, 04:24 PM   #16
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If Rand Paul thinks the government is so awful that it is planning to assassinate people then why is he asking that government for reassurances that it won't?

I don't see how he could accept anything that the administration says on this topic as some reason to stop his filibuster because he should not be able to trust them if they are as awful as he seems to believe that they are.
This! How could he ever expect a satisfactory answer?
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Of course he may be merely performing a stunt.
Nail on head. First time a fillibuster ever used for a nominee for a political stunt and entertainment for the base that wont change a damn thing.
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I'm not saying it's morally right or wrong, but does it make the child because of it? Think about that for a second.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:27 PM   #17
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If Rand Paul thinks the government is so awful that it is planning to assassinate people then why is he asking that government for reassurances that it won't?

I don't see how he could accept anything that the administration says on this topic as some reason to stop his filibuster because he should not be able to trust them if they are as awful as he seems to believe that they are.

Of course he may be merely performing a stunt.
You certainly have a good point. Nobody knows better than an Obama voter that you shouldn't believe a thing that he says.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:31 PM   #18
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I don't see how anyone can say this is not a good thing to bring to light. Perhaps those that see this as a publicity stunt are upset this didn't happen 7 years ago and they can no longer blame the previous administration?

When Americans can be killed by a President with no backing from anyone else, that is frightening. Those of you that belittle the possibility are either ignorant, rah rah Democrats that don't care about results as long as "your team" wins, or simply prefer others thinking for you.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:37 PM   #19
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I don't see how anyone can say this is not a good thing to bring to light. Perhaps those that see this as a publicity stunt are upset this didn't happen 7 years ago and they can no longer blame the previous administration?

When Americans can be killed by a President with no backing from anyone else, that is frightening. Those of you that belittle the possibility are either ignorant, rah rah Democrats that don't care about results as long as "your team" wins, or simply prefer others thinking for you.
This is not a Dem or Republican thing. Bush had the same policy. It just wasn't public till now.
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I'm not saying it's morally right or wrong, but does it make the child because of it? Think about that for a second.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:40 PM   #20
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This is not a Dem or Republican thing. Bush had the same policy. It just wasn't public till now.
What American citizen did George Bush kill with an unmanned drone?

This is news to me.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:42 PM   #21
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This is not a Dem or Republican thing. Bush had the same policy. It just wasn't public till now.
Bush used drones but Obama is expanding their use—including on us.
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Bush used drones but Obama is expanding their use—including on us.
Again, If President Bush killed American citizens, I am unaware.

I do know for a fact that President Obama ordered the assassination of an American citizen and killed the citizen's son in the process.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:47 PM   #23
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What American citizen did George Bush kill with an unmanned drone?

This is news to me.
Obama killed a citizen in Yemen who plotted against the US, who was an Al Qaeda leader, a group against whom Congress has authorized military action.

Stop pretending it was some political opponent sitting in his living room in the US and that you wouldn't put W Bush on Mt Rushmore for taking it to the terrorists like this.
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Old 03-06-2013, 04:47 PM   #24
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I am sure that Paul has stated this multiple times already, but he just reiterated my statement. "I thought the President shared my fears of killing American citizens without due process. I just want him to come out and say it".

I, and all of us, deserve the same.
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He definitely is looking tired right now. Eight hours straight of straight talk. We definitely haven't seen anything like it in DC in some time.
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Obama killed a citizen in Yemen who plotted against the US, who was an Al Qaeda leader, a group against whom Congress has authorized military action.

Stop pretending it was some political opponent sitting in his living room in the US and that you wouldn't put W Bush on Mt Rushmore for taking it to the terrorists like this.
So the 16 year old American son of the militant just had it coming, huh?
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Are you an Al Queda leader in a foreign country?
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Obama killed a citizen in Yemen who plotted against the US, who was an Al Qaeda leader, a group against whom Congress has authorized military action.

Stop pretending it was some political opponent sitting in his living room in the US and that you wouldn't put W Bush on Mt Rushmore for taking it to the terrorists like this.
I wish his fervor was as strong to prosecute terrorists in Guatanamo Bay as it was to kill Americans abroad.
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So the 16 year old American son of the militant just had it coming, huh?

Obama said it's cool man. Alright?

Why can't that be good enough for you?
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Are you an Al Queda leader in a foreign country?
Okay, so why can't the President come out and say just what you have? That is what Rand Paul is asking.
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