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After torture report, Feinstein lights the way out of 'dark side'
After torture report, Feinstein lights the way out of 'dark side'

Dianne Feinstein's career in the U.S. Senate is far from over — her current term runs through 2018 — but it is clear that one of the California Democrat's most important legacies will be her role in exposing the stomach-turning abuses committed by the Central Intelligence Agency in the aftermath of 9/11. As chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Feinstein doggedly pressed an investigation into the use of torture in the detention and interrogation of suspected terrorists. She also pushed back when the intelligence community resisted declassification of details contained in the executive summary of the committee's voluminous report. Now, Feinstein is...

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