White House orders Justice Department to look for other places to hold 9/11 terror trial
One fiery phone call and Obama folds? What's up there, did he and his henchmen finaaly figure out it was a dumb move from the start?The White House ordered the Justice Department to consider other places to try the 9/11 terror suspects after a wave of opposition to holding the trial in lower Manhattan.
The White House took the action hours after Mayor Bloomberg called Attorney General Eric Holder to say he would "prefer that they did it elsewhere."
"It would be an inconvenience at the least, and probably that's too mild a word for people that live in the neighborhood and businesses in the neighborhood," Bloomberg told reporters.
"There are places that would be less expensive for the taxpayers and less disruptive for New York City."
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Too bad Mayor Bloomberg didn't suggest just sentencing Khalid Sheikh Mohammed since he's already confessed. Now that would save some money time and trouble.