Attorney General Gonzales to Announce Resignation

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Embattled Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, accused of politicizing the Justice Department, has resigned, senior Bush administration officials said Monday. The news comes after months of President Bush and Gonzales both refusing demands from Congress that he quit.

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