Open-source data contradict Feinstein

According to data from the Web site Long War Journal, U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen killed a combined 31 civilians in 2008, 84 in 2009, 20 in 2010, 30 in 2011 and 39 in 2012.

By Max Fisher February 7, 2013

Feinstein will ask about civilian drone deaths

Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said in her opening statement that she planned to ask about civilian casualties from drone strikes--one of strongest criticisms of the program by opponents.

By Karen DeYoung February 7, 2013