The Mukasey Nomination Retired federal judge Michael Mukasey, a conservative from New York, is President Bush's choice to serve as U.S. attorney general. His confirmation process became surprising contentious, but with the backing of key Democratic senators, approval is all but assured.
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The Mukasey Nomination

Retired federal judge Michael Mukasey is President Bush's choice to serve as U.S. attorney general.

Torture Still Hot Topic as Mukasey Advances

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Expert Sheds Light on Waterboarding

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Mukasey's Torture Comments Give Panel Pause

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Mukasey Torture Testimony Weak

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Lawmakers Question Mukasey on Ideas

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Hear NPR's Ari Shapiro

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White House Took Care in Vetting Mukasey

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Mukasey Nomination Finds Friends on Hill

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Lawyers Give AG Nominee Strong Marks

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