Feinstein Statement on Release of Additional OLC Opinions

Statement

By:  Dianne Feinstein
Date: March 5, 2013
Location: Washington, DC

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today released the following statement after the White House agreed to provide access to additional opinions from the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel related to the targeted killings of Americans:

"I have reached an agreement with the White House to provide the committee access to all OLC opinions related to the targeted killing of Americans in a way that allows members to fulfill their oversight responsibilities.

"I am pleased the administration has made this information available. It is important for the committee to do its work and will pave the way for the confirmation of John Brennan to be CIA director."