Gonzales Leaves Justice and the Bush Administration

Attorney General Alberto Gonzales has announced his resignation, in a brief address at the Justice Department. The exit of Gonzales, a close adviser to his fellow Texan President Bush, comes after persistent attacks by Republican and Democrats in Congress.



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