Senators Reportedly 'Disturbed' By Details of Haspel's Role in Torture, But Not Enough to Vote Against Her

NBC News reports that the Democratic staff of the Senate Intelligence Committee prepared a ‚Äúclassified background document‚ÄĚ on CIA director nominee Gina Haspel which was ‚Äúdisturbing‚ÄĚ to some senators and their aides. Which is very nice and good to hear, considering she‚Äôs almost certainly going to get confirmed.

Mike Pompeo Repeatedly Refuses to Say Whether He Still Thinks It's a 'Perversion' to Be Gay

When he was a Republican lawmaker from Kansas, CIA Director and current nominee for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made it clear he wanted nothing to do with the ‚Äúperversion‚ÄĚ of LGBTQ people. Those remarks came back to haunt him at his confirmation hearing on Thursday, when he repeatedly refused to say whether his‚Ķ