now, a brand new democrat has spoken up in defense of the speaker:
"The CIA has a very bad record when it comes to — I was about to say 'candid'; that's too mild — to honesty.that's from your new democratic senator from the great state of pennsylvania, the honorable arlen spector.
Director [Leon] Panetta says the agency does not make it a habit to misinform Congress. I believe that is true. It is not the policy of the Central Intelligence Agency to misinform Congress.
But that doesn't mean that they're all giving out the information."