(WASHINGTON) — The political schism in the Democratic Party is playing out in the confirmation vote for Gina Haspel as CIA director, as support from red-state senators facing re-election bumps up against a more liberal flank eyeing potential 2020 presidential bids and rejecting the nominee over the agency’s clouded history of torture. Haspel’s confirmation became…

via The Vote on Gina Haspel’s Confirmation as CIA Chief Exposes a Rift Among Democrats — TIME

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