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A hypothetical torture scenario
9/26/2007 10:54:00 PM | Timothy

We had the ticking time bomb scenario. Every candidate seems to be against have a *specific policy* where the President would have a signing statement ahead of time that pardoned the torturer ahead of time. Notice that this does rule out torture, just the official condoning of torture, at least a policy ahead of time. Obama even said he would make the determination at the time. I am heartened that every candidate spoke against torture.



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Or maybe they're just against presidential signing statements. Bush has really abused those. A signing statement is an underhanded tactic that goes against the spirit of the constitution.

By Blogger Justin Sarma, at 1:11 AM  

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