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Indefinite Detention Veto

Michael McAuliff

Indefinite Military Detention Measure Passes On Bill Of Rights Day | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate passed a defense bill Thursday that authorizes indefinite detentions of American terrorism suspects, coincidentally acting on...

Obama Must Veto Defense Authorization Bill

Ginny Sloan | Posted 02.12.2012 | Politics
Ginny Sloan

If members of Congress choose -- for the first time in our nation's history -- to codify a system of indefinite detention without charge and authorize such confinement on the basis of suspicion alone, they will do so with their eyes wide open.

Michael McAuliff

Defense Bill Gives President Power To Lock Up Americans Indefinitely | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress would give the president ultimate authority to detain American citizens indefinitely in military custody under the final versio...

Michael McAuliff

Ex-Admiral: Indefinite Detention Is A Win For Terrorists | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A measure that Congress will likely pass this week allowing indefinite detentions of Americans by the U.S. military will mark a signific...

Michael McAuliff

White House Threatens Veto Of Indefinite Detention Bill | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Accusing the Senate of "political micromanagement" of national security, the White House Friday stood by its threat to veto a defense bi...

White House Accuses Senate Of 'Political Micromanagement'

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday accused the Democratic-controlled Senate of "political micromanagement" at the expense of national securi...