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Leahy: Miers Was Among Discussed Nominees

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Leahy: Miers Was Among Discussed Nominees

Leahy: Miers Was Among Discussed Nominees

Leahy: Miers Was Among Discussed Nominees

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The top Democrat on that committee, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT), says he does not know Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers well but knows she has close ties to the president. Her name came up among a dozen other nominees in initial discussions with the White House, he says.