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Who Are the Libyan Rebels? Doesn’t the President Care? cont’d

As Dan Foster notes below, we now learn that two to three weeks ago the president signed off on a finding authorizing covert support for the Libyan rebels, potentially including cash and weapons. Yet his Secretary of State concedes that precisely who the rebels are was still a mystery to the administration as late as yesterday.

The president — apparently taking his cue from Nancy Pelosi –  believes that we have to arm the rebels so we can find out who they are.

Peter Kirsanow — Peter N. Kirsanow is an attorney and a member of the United States Commission on Civil Rights.

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