The Washington Examiner has reported that Obama has caved to Rand Paul’s demand for an answer, and has had Attorney General Eric Holder contact him saying that, “The answer is no”, they don’t believe they have the power to kill citizens on US soil.
This is a massive victory for the gutsy senator from Kentucky who demanded the question be answered after engaging in a viral, world-wide campaign to demand answers from the White House. This was hugely embarrassing to Democrats and the White House in general as Rand constantly reminded them of what they campaigned on back when Bush was president.
You can read more here. We need more gutsy leadership like what Rand Paul showed the world yesterday. If every senator had that kind of courage, we’d live in a drastically more free world. Well done, sir. We’ll update this post as we receive more information. The letter sent to Paul by Holder is below: