Nailing Bush

by
Abby Zimet

Republicans are gearing up to fight and possibly filibuster law professor Dawn Johnsen, President Obama's pro-choice, pro-rule-of-law, eminently qualified nominee to head the Office of Legal Counsel – the office that under Bush approved torture, warrantless surveillance and other illegal acts. With Jonhson publicly committed to revealing and reversing those abuses, forces on the right are waging an ugly campaign against her as a “radical,
pro-abortion activist."

For more on Johnsen and the campaign against her, go here. To urge Congress to confirm her, go here 

 

 

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