Bob Kerrey 01/12/10 11:42 PM EST
On Thursday, Jan. 7, President Barack Obama announced the results of a
review he had ordered following the nearly successful terrorist attack
against the passengers of a Northwest Airlines flight into Detroit on
Christmas Day last year.
Rep. Pete King (R-N.Y.) 01/12/10 11:24 PM EST
Nearly one year ago, President Barack Obama signed his poorly
thought-out executive order to close the detention facility at
Guantanamo Bay Naval Station in Cuba — releasing or transferring all
detainees — “no later than one year” after taking office.
Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-Miss.) 01/12/10 11:18 PM EST
The Dec. 25 attempted terrorist attack reminded the nation that the
fight against terrorists requires vigilance and infallibility.
Rep. Peter Hoekstra (R-Mich.) 01/12/10 10:33 PM EST
Elected officials often have an irresistible urge to quickly “do
something” in response to a crisis so they can tell the American people
they took action.
Rep. John L. Mica (R-Fla.) 01/12/10 10:29 PM EST
The security failures of the Christmas Day bombing attempt once again remind us that the TSA administrator is one of the most critical homeland security positions in the federal government.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-Texas) 01/12/10 10:28 PM EST
Even after the Christmas Day bombing attempt aboard a Northwest
Airlines flight, the Obama administration remains steadfast in their
belief that Guantanamo detainees should continue to be transferred to
other countries and to a detention facility in the U.S.
Michael Scheuer 01/12/10 10:25 PM EST
The men and women of the U.S. military and intelligence services are the most important part of America’s defense capital.