Brennan Interrupted by Protesters, Defends Drone Strikes at Hearing

John Brennan couldn't get a word in at first. When he did finally did, he defended the Obama administration's controversial drone program. As his confirmation hearing got under way before the Senate Intelligence Committee today, President Obama's nominee to lead the CIA was confronted by protesters for his role in overseeing the classified drone program that targets terrorists, including U.S. citizens. But the hearing was shut down for a few minutes after protesters -- apparently hailing from...Full Story
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