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Pelosi: Obama Can Keep Drone Strikes Against American Citizens A Secret…

Nancy PelosiHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., believes that President Obama doesn’t necessarily have to announce that an American citizen suspected of terrorism has been killed in a drone strike.

“Maybe. It just depends,” Pelosi replied when The Huffington Post asked her if “the administration should acknowledge when it targets a U.S. citizen in a drone strike.” When Anwar al-Awlaki was killed in a drone strike, President Obama announced the killing within hours. “People just want to be protected,” Pelosi also said. “And I saw that when we were fighting them on surveillance, the domestic surveillance. People just want to be protected: ‘You go out there and do it. I’ll criticize you, but I want to be protected.’”

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, responded less blithely. “Anytime the government willfully executes a citizen, regardless of the circumstances, it is a very serious issue,” Lee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said in a statement to The Washington Examiner.  “As the body that oversees executive branch actions, at the very least, Congress should have a full accounting – even if it must sometimes be in a classified setting – of the specific considerations that went into the decision.” Continue reading via The Washington Examiner…

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One Comment on “Pelosi: Obama Can Keep Drone Strikes Against American Citizens A Secret…”

  1. jeromeennis February 23, 2013 at 12:20 am #

    Nancy Pelosi is the Perfect Nazi. She has no morals, no scurples, and is totally Goddless and the only things that matter to this Madam Mathahari is her Frequent Face Lifts, Luxury Jets at TaxPayer Expense, and the life of Luxury while people starve in the streets.

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