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06/14/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Alberto Gonzales: Empathetic Judges "Dangerous"

Following Supreme Court Justice David Souter's announcement that he planned to retire, conservatives have attacked and mocked President Obama's statement that he is seeking a replacement who has "empathy" for "the daily realities of people's lives." "I'll give you empathy. Empathize right on your behind!" bellowed RNC Chairman Michael Steele last Friday.

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