11 February 2006

House Republicans promote torture

Hear no evil, see no evil, worry about no evil.

But their lack of a conscience isn't enough, so they tell us that the Democrats who want to investigate the Bush administration's torture policies are posing "real dangers to our country."

Wait a minute. Haven't we already seen that torture doesn't work?

From the New York Daily News:
Republicans easily defeated three resolutions seeking information about the Bush administration's policies on torture after a heated committee hearing.

Rep. Henry Hyde, R-Ill., chairman of the House International Relations Committee, said Democrats who submitted the resolutions should "at least silently confess to themselves that their actions pose real dangers to our country."


All three proposed resolutions were defeated on almost straight party-line votes.
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PS: Who is posing the real threat to our country?

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