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Obama Must Reveal Legal Memos on His Administration's Drone Killing Program

Obama Must Reveal Legal Memos on His Administration's Drone Killing Program

Brennan's confirmation hearing as CIA director was a crucial test of the Senate's exercise of oversight. It failed; now it's up to us

Kade Crockford, guestblogging for Glenn Greenwald
guardian.co.uk, Thursday 7 March 2013 16.07 EST

The American public still does not know how the Obama administration legally justifies its vast killing program. But thanks to years of quietly accumulating political pressure, mounting criticism from important US allies, and a very public airing of widely-held concerns last night, that may soon change.

Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/mar/07/obama-re...