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Sun Nov 18, 2012, 09:30 AM

90. And, if by chance I am correct, then there should be some sort of punishment for Petraeus

I am sure ANY political party would rather have photo ops with "hero" generals,
but if a general turned CIA director is in fact taking illegal actions on his own, he needs to be punished.
We are a nation with respect for the Rule of Law. Sometimes it may be difficult when those who break the law are hero generals,
if that is something that has happened. But respect for the Rule of Law is what makes the USA the envy of the world and
keeps us as a trusted friend to other countries. Collapsing to the Rule of Men means we are like other countries run by dictators.
That is my personal opinion. It is OK to discipline an out of line CIA director, even if he is a Hero General. It is not OK, however,
to destroy an innocent woman who believes she is acting lawfully and patriotically.

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