April 2005
New Republic;4/18/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 14, p8
The article presents commentary on issues related to U.S. politics and government. The author discusses comments made by Republican party legislators, including Senator John Cornyn, regarding violence against judges, discrepancies between sworn statements and contents of a declassified memo from Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez regarding treatment of prisoners in Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison, and former National Security Advisory Sandy Berger's handling of secret documents on Al Qaeda.


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