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Senate Democrats clash with CIA director over interrogations report
Senate Democrats clash with CIA director over interrogations report

WASHINGTON — Democrats on the Senate intelligence committee clashed Wednesday with CIA Director John Brennan over his response to a classified committee report on CIA interrogations a decade ago that included water-boarding. At a hearing to explore global threats to America, Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) accused the CIA of making inaccurate public statements about the still-secret study, saying the agency set out to “intimidate, deflect and thwart legitimate oversight.” Heinrich personally castigated Brennan, saying he has ignored overtures to “bridge the chasm” with committee Democrats because “it doesn't appear to be in the director's...

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