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  • Senators warn Gonzales he must clarify testimony

    Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales must quickly clarify apparent contradictions in his testimony about surveillance laws or risk a possible perjury investigation or a special prosecutor, said the top Democrat and top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee.


  • A protester marked Mr. Gonzales' unanswered questions yesterday during a four-hour oversight hearing. Senate Judiciary Committee members are outraged over his shifting story.

    Senators hit Gonzales' credibility

    Democratic and Republican senators yesterday accused Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales of deceiving them about a top-secret domestic surveillance program and other matters, and told him that a trail of obfuscation and misleading answers has destroyed all trust in his leadership.


  • Making us safer

    The United States Senate will vote this week on a rule-of-law amendment to the Department of Defense Authorization bill that would make Americans safer and enhance international collaboration against terrorism.


  • Making us safer

    The United States Senate will vote this week on a rule-of-law amendment to the Department of Defense Authorization bill that would make Americans safer and enhance international collaboration against terrorism.


  • Senators consider meeting with Bush

    The Senate Judiciary Committee chairman and the panel's ranking Republican member yesterday discussed holding a personal meeting with President Bush over the firings of U.S. attorneys.


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