Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist is threatening a filibuster against a bill that doesn't give Bush enough permission to torture people. [Read story.]
Bill Frist is a medical doctor. So he supposedly took the Hippocratic oath, swearing to do no harm.
I guess it's OK if he doesn't do the harm himself, but just authorizes the CIA to do it for him.
I'm guessing that he became a doctor for the money, not because he wanted to alleviate human suffering.