Senate Concludes Gonzales Hearings The Senate Judiciary Committee held hearings Thursday on Alberto Gonzales' nomination as the next U.S. attorney general. Gonzales faced tough grilling over his role, as White House counsel, in the drafting of controversial memos on the torture of terror suspects.
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Senate Concludes Gonzales Hearings

Senate hearings begin to confirm Alberto Gonzales as the next U.S. attorney general.

Gonzales Says Torture Memo Was Withdrawn

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Gonzales Faces Tough Questioning in Senate Hearing

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Senate Begins Gonzales Confirmation Hearings

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Gonzales to Face Tough Questions in Senate Hearing

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Ghosts of Abu Ghraib May Haunt Gonzales Hearing

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White House Counsel Defends Guantanamo Detentions

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