Keeping the Defense secretary allows Obama's team to move quickly on a foreign-policy challenges.
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Readers write about reinstating the Fairness Doctrine, why the UN Security Council must present a united front, ways to make coal- burning waste a useful byproduct, and what Obama can do to save the US economy.
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That's a key question in the case of 17 Chinese Muslims held at Guantánamo, which a federal appeals court panel takes up Monday.
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But they may yet abandon his moderate stance on China if it doesn't bring progress soon, they warned.