Karl Rove: Speaker Pelosi Is an Accomplice to "Torture"
Speaker Pelosi- Accomplice to “torture”
Pelosi has ensnared herself in a web of lies.
Karl Rove points out the disgraceful political tactics used by Pelosi and democrats today. These same officials who remained silent after 9-11 are suddenly outraged at government officials who designed the programs that kept America safe after 9-11.
The Wall Street Journal reported:
Senate Judiciary Chairman Pat Leahy wants an independent investigation of Bush administration officials. House Judiciary Chairman John Conyers feels the Justice Department should investigate and prosecute anyone who violated laws against committing torture. Are these and other similarly minded Democrats willing to have Mrs. Pelosi thrown into their stew of torture conspirators as an accomplice?
It is clear that after the 9/11 attacks Mrs. Pelosi was briefed on enhanced interrogation techniques and the valuable information they produced. She not only agreed with what was being done, she apparently pressed the CIA to do more.
But when political winds shifted, Mrs. Pelosi seems to have decided to use enhanced interrogation as an issue to attack Republicans. It is disgraceful that Democrats who discovered their outrage years after the fact are now braying for disbarment of the government lawyers who justified EITs and the prosecution of Bush administration officials who authorized them. Mrs. Pelosi is hip-deep in dangerous waters, and they are rapidly rising.