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Caving or Toeing The Line?


If Trent Lott’s caving on affirmative action, then he’s supporting the president’s agenda. When Mountain States Legal Foundation went to the Supreme Court for the third time challenging the Transportation Department’s use of affirmative action in awarding federal contracts, Ted Olson argued against the Foundation’s position. The Bush administration has done nothing to change the affirmative action-policies of its predecessor.


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