Breaking News from MSNBC and David Shuster.
I have tried to point this out several times over the last few days and weeks. President Obama does not and cannot say whether or not we can prosecute or investigate anyone for torture. That is up to Congress and the Attorney General.
Pres. Obama in a quick Q&A session after a meeting with King Abdullah of Jordan stated that AG Holder would have the final and only say so in who or if there would be investigations of Bush Era Administration Officials for torture.
Watch this interview with David Shuster and Ben Cardin (D,MD) for their take on the statement from Pres. Obama.