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Cheney: Ad That Calls DOJers Terrorist Sympathizers Does Not Question Their Loyalty


Here's the audio of Cheney's comments on Washington Times radio today that the ad "actually ... doesn't question anybody's loyalty":

Meanwhile, the ad has been denounced by the American Bar Association, a former adviser to Condi Rice, and a former Bush DOJ.

It's also worth noting that other lawyers who have represented detainees include a member of Rudy Giuliani's firm, and at least three lawyers hired by the Bush Administration.

Meanwhile, CNN tonight tackled the story, explicitly framing it as a debate about whether Justice Department lawyers are disloyal. A CNN chyron also mused, "Dept. of Jihad?"

So you can judge for yourself, here's the ad that Cheney maintains questions no one's loyalty: