Inside Bush’s prosecutor purge

But at least three of the eight fired attorneys were told by a superior they were being forced to resign to make jobs available for other Bush appointees, according to a former senior Justice Department official knowledgeable about their cases. That stands in contradiction to administration claims that the firings were related either to job performance or policy differences.

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This was covered on both Countdown and The News Hour. Of all the scare power-grabs by the executive, this is the most clearly impeachable. It is an attempt to prevent the next Libby, Duke or Ney from ever being investigated.

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