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And Janet Reno Was…a Moderate?

Sadly, Cliff is right. Consider the AP story on Ashcroft resigning, paragraphs 3 and 4:

The gospel-singing son of a minister, Ashcroft is a fierce conservative who doesn’t drink, smoke or dance. His detractors said he gave religion too prominent a role at the Justice Department — including optional prayer meetings with staff before each work day.

He has also been a willing lightning rod for critics who said his policies for thwarting terrorists infringed on the rights of innocent people.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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