Prisoner Treatment Legislation

President Bush and Senator McCain spoke to reporters about the U.S. interrogation policy. They discussed detainee abuse and efforts to… read more

President Bush and Senator McCain spoke to reporters about the U.S. interrogation policy. They discussed detainee abuse and efforts to combat terrorism.

President Bush had backed down from a veto threat following legislation and resolutions passed in both houses of Congress. The legislation, passed with a veto-proof majority, added legal liability protections for interrogators. close

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Prisoner Treatment Legislation

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Program ID:
190389-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 15, 2005 | 8:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 18, 2005 | 12:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 15, 2005 | 8:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 16, 2005 | 12:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2005 | 3:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2005 | 6:25am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2005 | 11:57am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2005 | 12:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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