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Hillary Promised: No Release of Gitmo Detainees Without Prior Notice to Congress
CNS News ^ | 6/9/14 | Brittany M. Hughes

Posted on 06/09/2014 4:04:43 PM PDT by Nachum

(CNSNews.com) – In a Jan. 13, 2012 letter to leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton promised that Congress would be consulted and all legal requirements would be met before any prisoners were transferred from the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

The 2012 Defense Authorization Act--and subsequent Defense Authorization acts--required that the administration notify Congress 30 days before releasing or transferring any prisoner from Guantanamo.

“I want also to make clear that any transfer from Guantanamo will be undertaken after consultation with Congress and pursuant to all legal requirements for transfers, including those spelled out in the FY2012 Defense Authorization Act,” Clinton wrote in a letter to the leadership of the House and Senate Intelligence Committees.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bergdahl; detainees; gitmo; hillary; notice
Suckers.
1 posted on 06/09/2014 4:04:43 PM PDT by Nachum
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2 posted on 06/09/2014 4:05:03 PM PDT by Nachum (Obamacare: It's. The. Flaw.)
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To: Nachum

So she was for it before she was against it.


3 posted on 06/09/2014 4:06:53 PM PDT by KC Burke (Gowdy for Supreme Court)
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To: Nachum

What abject moron believed something said by this woman?


4 posted on 06/09/2014 4:10:08 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart (How's that 'lesser evil' workin' out for ya?)
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To: Nachum

IF I KNOW Hillary will say anything to get what she wants at the moment, then they know she will say anything to get what she wants at the moment, therefore they are ALL liars.


5 posted on 06/09/2014 4:11:39 PM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will. They ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: Nachum

But what difference does it make?


6 posted on 06/09/2014 4:12:25 PM PDT by Iron Munro (The Obamas' Black skin has morphed into Teflon thanks to the Obama Media)
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To: Nachum
Democrat.

No such thing as a "promise".

7 posted on 06/09/2014 4:12:47 PM PDT by grobdriver (Where is Wilson Blair when you need him?)
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To: Iron Munro

“But what difference does it make?”

Besides...she’s a civilian now.


8 posted on 06/09/2014 4:14:53 PM PDT by moovova
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To: Nachum

That makes sense, if the whole point of making a promise is to break it.


9 posted on 06/09/2014 4:16:09 PM PDT by Telepathic Intruder (The only thing the Left has learned from the failures of socialism is not to call it that)
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To: Nachum
In related news, do we see any irony in this Monday-night ABC schedule?

8 p.m. -- Hillary Clinton interview with Diane Sawyer

9 p.m. -- Mistresses

10 posted on 06/09/2014 4:25:05 PM PDT by rhema ("Break the conventions; keep the commandments." -- G. K. Chesterton)
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To: Nachum

Hillary didn’t write this, a far-right Republican with a Platinum VWRC card that earns bonus miles did.


11 posted on 06/09/2014 4:33:01 PM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist
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To: Norm Lenhart

Someone needs to remind Obama that when Hillary said this she was speaking for the administration.


12 posted on 06/09/2014 5:09:17 PM PDT by skeeter
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