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Nominate a New Director

The CW is that Bush will not nominate a new CIA director to avoid a nomination fight. This seems foolish to me. If the Dems want to block a new CIA director in the midst of the war on terror, Bush should be eager to have that fight.

Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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