Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall: March 04, 2007 - March 10, 2007 Archives: "And now the purges. So they've slashed U.S. Attorney's budgets, trashed rights we have sworn to uphold, and now, tried to toady-up the ranks of our leadership by firing some of our best and brightest, apparently to make room for wingnut-annointed political hacks. Folks who do stuff like this deserve
to get caught."
March 5, 2007
Some of those purged will testify in congress. Here is an anonymous Assistant US Attorney writing Josh Marshall to thank him for exposing this farce. This writer suggests that the Bush administration has undermined the budgets for federal prosecutions and continually undermined their efforts to keep their prosecutions Constitutionally sound.