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Scott Lilly: Attorney Scandal Without Precedent

Thursday, 22 March 2007, 2:26 pm | The Center for American Progress

Defenders of the Bush administration's decision to fire eight U.S. Attorneys in December have argued that the move was not out of the ordinary since those appointed to that position are presidential appointees and thus serve at the leisure of the ... More >>

HUD Secretary Admitted "Bias" Against Bush Critics

Thursday, 5 October 2006, 12:15 am | The Center for American Progress

An investigation by the Department of Housing and Urban Development Inspector General reportedly revealed that HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson instructed staff to award HUD contracts to President Bush's political allies and withhold them from his political ... More >>

KATRINA: An Unhappy Anniversary

Thursday, 31 August 2006, 10:46 am | The Center for American Progress

KATRINA: An Unhappy Anniversary by Judd Legum, Faiz Shakir, Nico Pitney Amanda Terkel and Payson Schwin From: Center for American Progress Click Link Above For HTML Version With Referencing More >>

Election Reform: The Time is Now - October 25, '05

Thursday, 20 October 2005, 4:15 pm | The Center for American Progress

Public opinion polls show that Americans' confidence in the capability of our election system to count their votes accurately is at a historic low, yet media coverage of the issue often comes only in the days preceding major elections--months after state ... More >>