Whoops, turn around for a second and there's another special election. Today the vacated assembly seats of newly elected Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and his appointee to Deputy Beep, Aurelia Greene, are up for a vote. New York and the Bronx being what they are, no one expects Diaz Jr.'s a ... More >>
"These are extraordinary times for our country," said the President at his press conference on the disposition of Guantanamo Bay detainees. "So there's no shortage of work to be done... But my single most important responsibility as President is to keep the American people safe."
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Today advisors have told the Associated Press that one of Obama's first acts as president will be to close Gitmo. While the physical closing of Gitmo may take some time, they said, he's going to issue the executive order in "his first week in office -- and perhaps his first day."
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