Ashcroft Testifies on Interrogation before Congress

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Former Attorney General John Ashcroft testified before Congress today about so-called "enhanced interrogation" initially approved by the Justice Department during his tenure.  Ashcroft subsequently rescinded the so-called "torture memo" written by Deputy Assistant Attorney General John Yoo. Democrats today asked about "waterboarding" and other techniques. Keith Perine is Legal Affairs reporter for Congressional Quarterly.

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Guest:
Keith Perine - Legal Affairs Reporter, Congressional Quarterly

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Sonya Geis