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Cheney oversaw torture briefings, lobbied Roberts

Here's something that the CIA neglected to disclose: Former Vice President Dick Cheney personally oversaw at least four briefings about "enhanced interrogation techniques" with senior members of Congress, the Washington Post reported. One of those meetings in 2005 appears to have persuaded Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., to oppose a congressional investigation of the techniques, which Roberts previously had suggested that he supported.

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