Obama Flouts the Rule of Law

A new prison scheme could enable him to close Gitmo.

If Obama had to run on the things he wants to do, he could not win [re-election]. Shrewdly, he has tried to take them off the table, figuring that Republicans are too inept and timid to make them into campaign issues…Even if he […]

AP: White House considering IL prison for Guantanamo inmates

By TAMMY WEBBER Associated Press November 14, 2009

CHICAGO — The Obama administration may buy a near-empty prison in rural northwestern Illinois to house detainees from Guantanamo Bay along with federal inmates, a White House official said Saturday.

The maximum-security Thomson Correctional Facility, about 150 miles west of Chicago, was one of several evaluated by […]

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