Anti-Ashcroft protests spread

Cassels, Peter
January 2001
Bay Windows;1/17/2001, pN.PAG
Deals with the opposition of gay and lesbian activists to the nomination of Republican U.S. Senator John Ashcroft of Missouri as attorney general, as of January 2001. Request made to U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.), the senior member of the Judiciary Committee; Opinion of Bay State legislators and civil-rights activists on the views of Ashcroft; Action taken by a coalition of activist groups led by Ocean State Action.


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