Republicans Are Upset at the Word “Torture” - Not the Act of Torture

Liz Cheney: Torture is patriotic
8/03/14 3:01:53 pm
It's not at all about whether torture works. Arguing about this amounts to implicitly conceding that if it does work, it might be legally OK to use it sometimes.

Senator Saxby Chambliss is the latest Republican to demonstrate that he’s not really opposed to torture — he just doesn’t want to call it that: Top Republican: Forthcoming Report on CIA Torture Is “Wrong”. And noted political daughter Liz Cheney also weighed in on the subject, calling President Obama “an …