Ashcroft 'the Worst US Attorney General"

Posted on Tuesday, June 22 at 15:04 by L. Ray
"..... Even in the fight against foreign terrorists, Mr. Ashcroft's political leanings have distorted policy. Mr. Ashcroft is very close to the gun lobby and these ties evidently trump public protection. After 9/11, he ordered that all government lists including voter registration, immigration and driver's license lists be checked for links to terrorists. All government lists, that is, except one: he specifically prohibited the F.B.I. from examining background checks on gun purchasers...."

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