TITLE

What we need to know now the attorney-firing scandal

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Josh
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Hill;5/24/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 63, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the testimony of former Deputy Attorney General James Comey regarding the willingness of the former White House Counsel Alberto R. Gonzales to manipulate the U.S. attorney system. He states that there are plenty of evidence in the public record that will suggest that Gonzales has no business being attorney general of the country.
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25413795

 

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