The Corner


NEW YORK (Reuters) – Crusading New York Attorney

General Eliot Spitzer will announce Tuesday that he will run

for governor in 2006, his spokeswoman Cindy Darrison said.

“He’s announcing that he has decided to run for governor,”

Darrison said of the state’s top prosecutor, who has used his

office to take on Wall Street for fraudulent stock research,

and mutual funds for overcharging ordinary customers.

I’m confused though. I thought “crusading” was a bad thing. Or only when it’s a right-winger doing it?

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