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Alberto Gonzo Returns With A Lecture On Equality

The Carpetbagger Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

We haven't heard too much from Alberto Gonzales since he resigned in disgrace as Attorney General. He was last seen struggling to find a job in his pr...

Justice Department Accused Of Blocking Gonzales Probe

LA Times | Richard B. Schmitt and Tom Hamburger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The government agency that enforces one of the principal laws aimed at keeping politics out of the civil service has accused the Justice Department of...

White House On Mukasey Confirmation: Not "Ready To Declare It DOA"

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Prospects for Michael Mukasey's confirmation as the nation's 81st attorney general dimmed Wednesday after he again refused to equate waterboarding wit...

Sen Leahy At Mukasey Hearing: "The Next Attorney General Has To Begin To Regain The Public Trust"

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorney General-designate Michael Mukasey on Wednesday pledged to strike a delicate balance between keeping the nation safe and protecting the civil ...

Bush Picks Giuliani Advisor For Attorney General

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former federal judge Michael Mukasey, picked by President Bush to replace Alberto Gonzales as attorney general, appears unlikely to face a bruising co...

Top Pick For Gonzales Replacement Is Giuliani Backer

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House officials signaled to influential conservatives this weekend that Michael B. Mukasey, a nominee of President Ronald Reagan who is the form...