January 24, 2017

Fourteen Senate Democrats vote for torture advocate

Intercept - The Democrats who voted to confirm Pompeo as CIA director were: John Donnelly of Indiana, Dianne Feinstein of California, Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, Tim Kaine of Virginia, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Jack Reed of Rhode Island, Brian Schatz of Hawaii, Schumer, Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, Warner, and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island.

Angus King, the independent from Maine who caucuses with Democrats, also voted in favor of Pompeo’s confirmation.  Connecticut Democrats Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy did not vote.


Matt said...

Democrat and Republican merely represent the two wings of the Capitalist Party. It is marked by the degradation of the earth through extracting of natural resources which belong to all for the profit of some.

greg gerritt said...

As much as the RI Senators pretend to be liberal, they are both so far up the butt of the killers that they will never find thier way into thelight.