"Delivering a rare wartime slap at Pentagon authority and President Bush, the GOP-controlled Senate voted 90-9 on Wednesday to back an amendment that would prohibit the use of "cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment" against anyone in U.S. government custody, regardless of where they are held."
But really - what sort of horrible person occupies the White House? What kind of man would OPPOSE prohibiting the use of "cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment"?
Because Bush opposes that. He is publicly in FAVOR of inhumane treatment.
And people who claim to be Christian support him.
We have here both a total perversion of Christianity and a total perversion of America. Both brought to you by George W. Bush.
Sen. Ted Stevens (news, bio, voting record), R-Alaska, said he was concerned that McCain's legislation could inadvertently endanger the lives of people who work in classified roles, and he hoped to fix the potential problems in the final bill.
"There are some changes that have to be made if we are going to be faithful to those people who live in the classified world," Stevens said.
Somebody should ask Ted Stevens how he feels about Karl Rove outiung CIA agents.