Ashcroft Hearings Continue

NPR's Nina Totenberg reports on John Ashcroft's testimony during the second day of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings into his nomination as US Attorney General. Ashcroft spent much of yesterday on the defensive, as Democrats grilled him on his record on civil rights and women's rights.



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