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The Senate torture report, Bush and Obama
The Senate torture report, Bush and Obama

The Senate Intelligence Committee, chaired by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, released a report Tuesday condemning the use of torture on detainees, claiming it entailed far more brutal conduct than the "enhanced interrogation techniques" previously disclosed, in quest of information that could have been obtained without it. The report alleges that the Central Intelligence Committee intentionally misled Congress and ultimately the American people about the scope of the program central to the U.S. response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. In doing so, the report can revive the political debate that has haunted the presidency of George W. Bush since his departure from the...