Here's what Senator Jeff Sessions told Dave Weigel when he asked him about Wikileaks:

I believe this ought to be pursued with the greatest intensity. I think the maximum sentences should be sought whenever anybody is proven to have violated the law and I think it ought to be relentless. The president from on down ought should be crystal clear on this. And I haven't seen that. I mean, he comes out of the left. The anti-war left, they've always glorified people who leak sensitive documents.

If only he applied the same standard to torture.

 

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