Tag Archives: Michael Mukasey

DOJ Approves Gay Employee Group

A fascinating change of policy at the Department Of Justice: Five years after a gay advocacy group was told that it could no longer use the e-mail, bulletin boards and meeting rooms at the Justice Department, Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey has reversed that decision and issued a revised equal-employment-opportunity policy barring discrimination against any group. Mukasey informed leaders of …

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Congress: Mukasey In, ENDA MIA

A Senate panel just cleared the nomination of Michael B. Mukasey as Alberto Gonzales’ replacement as Attorney General, despite concern that Mukasey has refused to condemn waterboarding as torture. The full Senate will now likely approve Mukasey later this week. Over on the House side, I’ve been monitoring C-SPAN2 for today’s supposed ENDA vote, but so far the only business …

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