Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Dems Vote to Ban Waterboarding...

MAN!! Am I going to sue you!!!

The Demoncrats are grabbing their ankles right now to get ready for entry....

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted Wednesdy to prohibit the CIA from using waterboarding and other harsh interrogation methods on terror suspects despite President Bush's threat to veto any measure that limits the agency's interrogation techniques.

The House had approved the measure in December, so Wednesday's Senate vote set up a confrontation with the White House, where Bush has promised to veto any bill that restricts CIA questioning.

Arguing for such restrictions, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., said the use of harsh tactics would boomerang on the United States.

"Retaliation is the way of the world. What we do to others, they will do to us — but worse (Oh, you mean like beheading? -ed.) Rockefeller said. "This debate is about to me," more than legality. It is also about morality, the way we see ourselves ... and what we represent to the world."

The legislation bars the CIA from using waterboarding, sensory deprivation or other harsh coercive methods to break a prisoner who refuses to answer questions. Those practices were banned by the military in 2006.

Torture those fuckers, and the terrorists too....


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