Nice knowing ya!
“I believe she is someone who can and will stand up to the President if ordered to do something illegal or immoral – like a return to torture.”
“Gina is committed to making sure we never have to relearn lessons of the past.”
“But you didn’t have reservations about John Brennan. You voted for John Brennan.”
Not for the reason you think.
Open-mic night flop.
“There are a lot of Monday morning quarterbacks in the terrorism business.”
“Senator, I do not believe the president would ask me to do that.”
“It’s a yes or no answer.”
“I think she’s going to have a great answer for you on that one.”
Meanwhile, a Plan B?
“The timing of its release devalues this document.”
Following orders vs. ordering destruction of evidence
“Haspel did not take charge of the base until after the interrogation of Zubaydah ended.”