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Pat Roberts' Hometown Paper Takes His Excuses Seriously
Roberts blamed for stalling probe
Democrats put heat on Kansas senator
By DAVID GOLDSTEIN
Kansas City Star
The Star’s Washington Correspondent
WASHINGTON –– For 16 months, Sen. Pat Roberts has promised Democrats that the Senate Intelligence Committee would complete the second part of its inquiry into pre-Iraq war intelligence problems.
Yet public statements from the Kansas Republican, who is committee chairman, were hardly confidence builders.
Last winter he said “any possible progress