Jon Queally, staff writer
A day after becoming first Democrat to say she would vote to confirm hawkish CIA director to be Trump's next secretary of state, Senator from North Dakota stumbled to explain why Pompeo's troubling record on torture and NSA spying would not dissuade her. Then quickly walked away.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Gul Rahman
The family of Gul Rahman is demanding answers as lawmakers prepare to revisit...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Democrats—who have spent a full year re-branding themselves as the resistance...


Because no one has yet been held accountable for U.S. torture practices widely deemed "sadistic and terrifying," two open-government and FOIA activists are suing the CIA for its continued secrecy about its alleged secret surveillance of Senate lawmakers secretly investigating secret Bush-era torture. Welcome to the most transparent - and Kafkaesque - administration in history.