If the Senate approves the nomination, Haspel will become the first woman to be approved for this post.
Donnelly, who had been publicly "undecided" on Haspel, announced his support less than 48 hours after the Elkhart rally.
Waterboarding is not torture!
The Senate Intelligence Committee will vote on Wednesday morning on President Donald Trump's nominee to be the new director of the CIA, Gina Haspel, a committee aide said on Monday.
Though Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) is urging the Senate to reject Haspel, her confirmation seems likely now that two red-state Democrats have offered their support: Sens.
Reid treated for pancreatic cancer House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) tweeted, "Harry Reid has never been one to shy from a fight, and this is surely no different. He suffered serious injuries in an exercise accident in 2015, and he did not seek re-election the next year .
"Many people can withstand different types of torture".
One Republican senator at last Wednesday's public hearing for Haspel before the Senate Intelligence Committee took the measure of this Democratic Party hypocrisy, asking Haspel sarcastically, "If Hillary Clinton had won and nominated you to be CIA director, how many votes do you think you would have gotten?"
"If it were my call, I'd do it again", Cheney said. McCain acknowledged that Haspel is a patriot who has devoted her life to serving the country, but he pointed out that her role in overseeing the use of torture by Americans is "disturbing". They wouldn't tell me when they were going to put the towel on they would just smash it on my face and start pouring.
Before that, Ms. Haspel needs to secure more Republican votes with Mr. Paul, a Kentuckian known for his independent streak and libertarian views, at the center of the confirmation drama.
Both the Democratic senators and the liberal editorialists seek to present the Central Intelligence Agency torture program as an aberration, a violation of the moral principles that supposedly guide American foreign policy.
Sources told media that the United States government had refused to exempt Joseph from the diplomatic immunity. The Trump administration has also sought to strengthen ties with India, Pakistan's bitter rival.
Matt Hardy and Bray Wyatt for the Raw Tag Team Titles official for later in the show during a backstage interview. This allowed Natalya to lock in the Sharpshooter on Morgan to pick up the win via submission.
Earlier, North Korea announced that it would renounce nuclear weapons if the address of the country's threats and provocations. If one thinks back about two months ago, Kim and his entourage rode in a luxury train to Peking for a weekend.
A Chinese pilot was almost sucked out of a plane with 119 passengers aboard when one of the cockpit windows fell out mid-flight. Chinese social media users praised the pilots for landing the flight safely without incurring any passenger injuries.
The Obama-era deal was dumped earlier this week by the United States , and surprised many of its allies who are part of the deal. He has said that Iran "will not accept any restrictions beyond its commitments" to comply with global rules in the years ahead.
They had scheduled protests at state capitols across much of the eastern United States on Monday, according to their website . At issue are several policies they believe are heartless, if not cruel, to poor people.
Officialsources said that a joint team of 55 RR, SOG and CRPF at village Chinar bagh, Mohalla Takya in Barpora Pulwama. The exchange of fire continued for over 2 hours, during which CRPF trooper Mandeep Kumar was critically injured.
The nanny's lawyer had argued that Ortega was mentally sick and could not be held liable for the youngsters's deaths . Kevin Krim eviscerated Ortega for not pleading guilty and forcing the case into a courtroom.
The company is also involved in the property management and development, telecommunications, and insurance businesses. The stock of Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) earned "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, December 6.
Vegas & Winnipeg haven't had a meeting like this since…
The Golden Knights bounced back from a game one defeat with a 3-1 win over the Jets on Monday at Bell MTS Place . Like Tatar, forward Tomas Nosek was in the Golden Knights' lineup Monday night for the first time since May 2.
10 kids removed from California home; mother denies abuse
During their separation from their parents, eight of the children reportedly spoke with detectives about the situation. Allen was arrested May 11, and charged with seven counts of felony torture and nine counts of felony child abuse.
Modi to hold informal summit with Putin next week
He further said that both the leaders will also discuss their respective national developmental priorities and bilateral matters. The Modi-Putin summit will be followed swiftly by Modi travelling to Indonesia and Singapore, and then China for the SCO summit.
Simpson marches to four-stroke Players triumph
Walker, who struggled all of past year with Lyme disease, had his best finish since he won the 2016 PGA Championship. Lee therefore finished -12 overall which was good enough to finish tied seventh for the event at TPC Sawgrass.
Injured Neymar Named In Brazil World Cup Squad
Brazil are in Group E with Costa Rica, Serbia and Switzerland, and play their first match on Sunday, 17 June. The Brazilians will play friendlies against Croatia in Liverpool on June 3 and Austria in Vienna on June 10.
Sunanda Pushkar death case
The court is likely to take cognizance of the charge sheet on May 24, where the Delhi Police would press for summoning Tharoor. Tharoor's wife, Sunanda Pushkar , was found dead in a Delhi hotel in January 2014, prompting an investigation by city police.