Comments for: GOP first-termer challenges Obama detainee policy

Posted Nov. 29, 2011, at 9:04 p.m.

WASHINGTON — The face of Republican opposition to President Barack Obama’s policy for handling suspected terrorists is a 43-year-old former prosecutor who has been in the Senate a mere 11 months. New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte is at the forefront of the escalating fight over whether to treat captured suspects …

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