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Senate Debates Gonzales Nomination

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Senate Debates Gonzales Nomination

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Senate Debates Gonzales Nomination

Senate Debates Gonzales Nomination

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The Senate opens debate over the nomination of Alberto Gonzales to be the next attorney general. Democrats have expressed concern over Gonzales' handling of questions about his role in the administration's policy regarding treatment of prisoners at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay.