Architect of Obama's Gitmo policy forced out

In what is being termed a "major shake-up,"  White House Counsel Greg Craig has been canned. He will be replaced by Mao-loving Anita Dunn's husband, Democratic insider Bob Bauer.The reason? It seems our Chicago-style president needed a fall guy for his total failure to come up with a policy regarding what to do about the terrorists being held at Guantanamo prison camp. As with any royalty, you can't punish the prince. Hence, Craig is toast.CNN's Political Ticker has some details:Bauer is the husband of Anita Dunn, the outgoing White House communications director. Dunn, who recently led a so-called "war" on Fox News, announced earlier this week that she is leaving her White House post, a long-anticipated move that was not connected to the media battle.Democratic officials said Craig was ousted because of frustration among senior White House aides over his handling of the plans to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay. As the White House's top lawyer, Craig was...(Read Full Post)

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