how is he still the ag?
Eugene Robinson on Alberto Gonzales:
"The image I can't get out of my head is of Alberto Gonzales carrying a document for Ashcroft's signature into the man's hospital room, attempting a sneaky end-run around the deputy whom Ashcroft left in charge of the department, knowing full well that Ashcroft was seriously ill and almost certainly medicated. What did he intend to do, guide the man's hand?
"This is the attorney general of the United States, ladies and gentlemen. Heaven help us."