Is the Obama Administration Tough on Terror...or Not?

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Some Republicans in Congress, along with former Vice President Cheney and his daughter Liz, are attacking President Obama for being soft on terrorism. The allegations raise a question that dates back to the Bush Administration: should foreign terrorism suspects be tried in civilian courts or in military tribunals?

Credits

Guests:
Charlie Savage - New York Times - @charlie_savage, David D. Cole - American Civil Liberties Union / Georgetown University - @DavidColeACLU, Noel Francisco - former Deputy Assistant Attorney General, DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel, Brad Berenson - Former Associate White House Counsel to President Bush

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Darrell Satzman, Karen Radziner