A little perspective for those who say conservatives should be happy that President Barack Obama is embracing President Bush's policies regarding drones: As of September, 2012, Barack Obama had authorized six times as many drone strikes as George W. Bush did in his eight years in office.
According to CNN, as a result, "the number of estimated deaths from the Obama administration's drone strikes is more than four times what it was during the Bush administration -- somewhere between 1,494 and 2,618."
While Bush's attacks were targeted to taking out particular al Queda leaders, Obama is using drone attacks for a far broader purpose.
So actually, Obama has gone far beyond President Bush's policy--and that should be acknowledged going forward in this debate.
Read entire CNN article here.