Letters and Politics

Letters and Politics – January 25, 2013

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CIA officer John Kariakou, who leaked information about waterboarding, was sentenced to 2 and a half years to prison. We have the details and we talk to Jessylin Raddick of the Government Accountability Project.

A deal is struck on filibuster reform, but it doesn’t go as far as some progressive groups were hoping.  Ryan Grimm of the Huffington Post tells us more.

And antiwar and environmental groups are protesting the transportation of nuclear bomb plutonium from New Mexico to California.