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I -- Kennedy's America the president is moving full speed ahead.
-- to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility but some prominent members of his party -- refusing to go along for the ride.
Democratic senator Jim Webb served as president Reagan's secretary of the navy.
But he is best known as a highly decorated Vietnam vet and an outspoken critic of the Iraq War will now senator Webb is voicing his opposition.
To the president's plan to close gitmo by January 30 and to bring gitmo detainees to the United States thereafter.
-- take a look at what the senator told George Stephanopoulos just yesterday.
They have taken part in terrorism I don't believe it should come -- you know it's a nineteen essays in not Virginia notably -- and hundreds of million dollars building.
An appropriate facility with all security precautions from Guantanamo to to -- tried these cases.
Their cases against international law that these are people who were in the United States committing a crime in the United States is -- people who were brought to Guantanamo.
For international terrorism I do not believe there should be tried in the United States.
After house democratic leaders last week proposed they planned to block the release of any gitmo detainees to the US.
I think it's safe to say that the president is facing an uphill battle on the -- issue.
-- it's good to see Democrats talking sensibly it doesn't happen that often so -- let's enjoy it while it lasts.
Despite of the thousands of protesters President Obama made the trip to South -- yesterday to address notre Dame's graduates.
In his remarks he spoke about his favorite topic himself the anointed one and he is the subject of tonight's fight an Irish edition of liberal translation.
As I consider the controversy surrounding my visit here at.
I was reminded of an encounter I had during my -- campaign.
One that I described.
In the book I wrote called the audacity of hope -- The few days after -- The democratic nomination.
I received an email from a Doctor Who told me that while he voted for me in the Illinois primary.
Yeah he's serious concern that might prevent him from voting for me in the general election.
How what a great job mister president if -- all the way the plug your own book.
I'm sure that's exactly what all the graduates wanted to hear from you.
And I smelled out of brought you buy one unlucky team of global warming scientists -- other group led by the well -- British explorer Penn.
How -- how was traveling to the North Pole in order to research how global warming has affected the region but according to London's Daily Telegraph the global warming advocates.
Or met by some well not so warm conditions that with temperatures dropping to negative forty degrees -- explores.
While they were only able to make it half way to the North Pole before being rescued in fact the weather was so severe that telegraph says that had -- Was quote unable to measure the ice using state of the art equipment equipment because of the freezing conditions.
How better luck next time mr.
how to help it sounds like the North Pole could use a little bit of -- global warming.
And finally tonight New York Times columnist and left wing liberal darling Maureen Dowd.
It's in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons -- -- columnist has admitted to lifting a passage directly from talking points memo blogger Josh Marshall and using it in her column yesterday.
And missed out -- to explain this unfortunate incident.
-- she said that a friend that read -- heard the passage but conveniently failed to mention that he was quoting directly from the talking points blogger saying quote.
My friend must've read.
Josh Marshall without mentioning that to me.
Now political dot com's Michael Calderon has missed out if she regularly -- passages from friends and -- columns but shockingly.
He still waiting for a response.
And let not your heart.
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