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kpete Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-01-09 10:50 AM
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Panetta: 'Intelligence is not a weapon we should use on each other'
Congress and the CIA: Time to Move On

By Leon Panetta
Sunday, August 2, 2009

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Intelligence can be a valuable weapon, but it is not one we should use on each other. As the president has said, this is not a time for retribution. Debates over who knew what when -- or what happened seven years ago -- miss a larger, more important point: We are a nation at war in a dangerous world, and good intelligence is vital to us all. That is where our focus should be.

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oh my:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/20...
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Laelth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-01-09 11:18 AM
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1. Republicans used it on us.
Why is this not the time for retribution?

I want to see justice!

:mad:

:dem:

-Laelth
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abumbyanyothername Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-01-09 11:20 AM
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2. We are a nation at war?????
With whom?
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