Retired Gen. Sanchez, Who Resigned After Abu Ghraib, Launches Dem Senate Bid In Texas | Talking Points Memo

Retired Army Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez, who retired in the wake of the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal in Iraq, has officially launched his campaign for the open Senate seat in Texas as a Democrat, after having reportedly been courted by national Dems to seek the seat being vacated by retiring GOP Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison.

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