4.23.2009

GOP&'s John Boehner: Memos Outline "Torture Techniques"

Now, can those left in the media still calling it everything except what is is, TORTURE, finally stop pretending?

From Ryan Grim:

While cable news outlets and major newspapers continue to use euphemisms such as "harsh interrogation tactics" to describe the Bush administration's approach to intelligence gathering, House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) used a more succinct term Thursday: "torture."

"Last week, they released these memos outlining torture techniques. That was clearly a political decision and ignored the advice of their Director of National Intelligence and their CIA director," Boehner said at a press conference in the Capitol.

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