TITLE

MILD ABOUT MIERS

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Evan; Darman, Jonathan; Bailey, Holly; Fineman, Howard; Taylor Jr., Stuart; Meadows, Susannah; Murr, Andrew; Lipper, Tamara; Wingert, Pat
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);10/17/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 16, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Harriet Miers, U.S. President George W. Bush's nominee for the Supreme Court. Comments from Bush on how well he knows Miers; Revelation that Miers has served as Bush's personal lawyer in the past; Examination of Dr. James Dobson's endorsement of Miers; Speculation on Miers' views on the 1973 Supreme Court decision in the Roe v. Wade case.
ACCESSION #
18580773

 

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