THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

GOP cries foul over amendment to Intel bill

House Republicans are charging Democrats with trying to sneak a provision into the intelligence authorization bill that would establish criminal punishment for CIA agents and other intelligence officials who engage in “cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment” during interrogations.

Democrats inserted an 11-page addition into the bill late Wednesday night as the House Rules Committee considered the legislation

Read more: The Hill

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February 25, 2010 - Posted by | 398 |

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