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Liz Cheney Fires Back at Pelosi: ‘Her Spine Doesn’t Reach Her Brain’

After House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused former Vice President Dick Cheney this weekend of creating “an attitude” at the CIA that encouraged torture, Liz Cheney fired back on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning.

“Frankly, Mrs. Pelosi is somebody who was briefed on the program,” Cheney said. “She forgot she was briefed on the program, later to admit it. And I have to say that when I heard those comments yesterday, I was reminded of something that Margaret Thatcher once said about one of her political opponents. Mrs. Pelosi’s problems is her spine doesn’t reach her brain.”

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“We’ve got too many in Washington who were all in favor of doing everything necessary in protecting the nation after 9/11,” Cheney continued, “who now seem to be really not interested in looking at the facts, but really just looking for a way, frankly, to cast blame and say things that aren’t true about those brave men and women.”

Watch the clip below, via Fox News:

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