Secrets are valuable moi chroi and the fact that we have no clear idea what they want the biovirus for... Tonatius left the thought hanging. He had been taught to look at all possibilities and this was one of his ways of looking for it. Now this captain was saying that they needed more info on a Sith Lord rather than a valid point. Republic politics were like a flock of weaver birds during feeding: confusion.
"I'm sorry, but the Senate is going to need more than just a valid point to divert forces to address an unconfirmed threat." The captain replied.
"Isn't a valid point based upon some fact or evidence and hasn't the Senate moved on less than that?" Tavaryn asked in a soft voice.