Former Vice President Dick Cheney told Fox News' Chris Wallace that politics are driving a decision to investigate the possible torture of detainees. "I think it's a terrible decision," he said. "It's clearly a political move. I mean, there's no other rationale for why they're doing this."

A full transcript of Cheney's interview is available here.

This video is from Fox's Fox News Sunday, broadcast Aug. 30, 2009.

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