In the News: South Bend Tribune: Legislative Roundup

Sunday, July 17, 2016


South Bend Tribune: Legislative Roundup

by Erin Blasko

… U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Jimtown, responded to the release of Abdel Malik Ahmed Abdel Wahab al-Rahabi, Osama Bin Laden’s former bodyguard, from Guantanamo Bay for transfer to Montenegro.

“The terrorist detainees being released from Guantanamo Bay — like Osama bin Laden’s bodyguard — are the worst of the worst,” Walorski said in a statement. “That is why I introduced a bill to immediately ban transfers for the rest of the year, or until new safeguards in the National Defense Authorization Act are signed into law.”

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