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Obama Targeted Killings

Ryan J. Reilly

Obama DOJ Won't Even Disclose Number Of Classified Memos | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just how many classified opinions has the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel issued since President Barack Obama took office f...

Amanda Terkel

Lindsey Graham: Drone Strikes Have Killed 4,700 People | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) estimated that the United States has killed 4,700 people in drone strikes, saying he supported the Obama ad...

Michael McAuliff

Dem: Obama Is 'Judge, Jury And Executioner' | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's oblique references in his State of the Union address to America's targeted killings and drone strikes was a wel...

Amanda Terkel

John McCain: Pentagon, Not CIA, Should Run Drone Program | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) wants to move the federal government's armed drone program to the Pentagon, arguing that the CIA should not b...

Targeted Killing Program

Hector Villagra | Posted 04.09.2013 | Los Angeles
Hector Villagra

Obama deserves nothing but the harshest criticism for claiming that the executive can wield the power to kill U.S. citizens with no accountability, whether before or even after the fact.

Joshua Hersh

Obama Administration Hides Targeted Killings With Legal Double Talk | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In October 2011, Scott Shane, a national security reporter for The New York Times, sent an email to a branch of the Department of Justic...

ACLU, CCR Sue Obama To Block 'Targeted Killings'

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Two civil liberties groups sued the federal government on Monday to try to block its targeted killing overseas of a U.S.-born cleric ...