Pete says terrorism suspects:
"are not normal enemy combatants," adding: "They don't wear a uniform. We shouldn't be applying military rules to the intelligence community."
If Pete had his way we wouldn't apply any rules.
In a previous post on The Audacity I quoted Hoekstra. For posterity I will again. (full transcript HERE)
HUME: I want to draw you out on something that has become an issue
in the campaign. It came up particularly in the debate that Fox News
did in questions to Senator McCain and others.
And that is this question of what the administration, CIA and people
who are involved in it called enhanced interrogation techniques.
Senator McCain says -- he is in a position, presumably, to know what
they are. He believes they're torture. You're familiar by virtue of your
--I'm not going to ask you to describe any classified information, but
you know what the methods are. Do you believe they're torture?
HOEKSTRA: I don't believe they're torture, no.