Cheney Hasn't Asked CIA for More Memos: Source

By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 21, 2009 2:20 PM CDT
Cheney Hasn't Asked CIA for More Memos: Source
Former Vice President Dick Cheney appears on CNN's "State of the Union" on March 15, 2009.   (AP Photo)

Dick Cheney hasn’t actually asked the CIA to release more memos to support his claim that torture works, a source tells Plum Line blogger Greg Sargent. “The agency has received no request from the former vice president to release this information,” the intelligence insider says. A Cheney spokesman had no comment on the report; Sargent points out that asking on Fox does not constitute a formal request.
(Read more Dick Cheney stories.)

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