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Heffelfinger, Native Americans, and Voting Rights

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emptywheel
I haven't read all the coverage on Goodling's confirmation of the reason behind Thomas Heffelfinger's appearance on the firing list. But I've read a lot, and I'm really amazed by the coverage of the interchange. Goodling's response to Ellison's question about the reasons for Heffelfinger's appearance on the list, Goodling said: GOODLING:There were some concerns that he spent an extraordinary amountof time as the leader of the Native American Subcommittee of the

Shorter Henry: Nice Try, Brad Berenson

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emptywheel
There has been a lot of discussion already about the Ralston news from today--that she asked for immunity so she could testify about Abramoff contacts with the White House. What seems to be missing from those stories is the takeaway: Henry Waxman's not giving Ralston immunity anytime soon. Waxman provides a helpful map of what happened.
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