Why are most of the politicians who cite human-rights issues as the reason for their opposition to improvement in our relationship with Cuba the same people who say they’re not bothered by the human-rights abuses itemized in the Senate committee report on torture?

Why are most of the politicians who cite human-rights issues as the reason for their opposition to improvement in our relationship with Cuba the same people who say they’re not bothered by the human-rights abuses itemized in the Senate committee report on torture?