The House and Senate have taken different approaches to hearings probing how federal authorities handled the Boston bombing suspects before the terrorist attack on that city’s marathon last week.
In the GOP-held House, hearings have already been scheduled and Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has promised an exhaustive investigation.
In the Senate, where Democrats hold the majority, some argue hearings should wait for authorities to finish their investigation.
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said it’s too soon to have hearings.
“No, not at this time, I don’t think it would be helpful,” Feinstein told The Hill on Wednesday.