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In Case You Considered Voting For A Republican President, A Reminder

With those Republican presidents, we get people like Alberto Gonzales.

Former attorney general Alberto R. Gonzales told investigators he did not remember whether he took home notes regarding the government's most sensitive national security programs and did not know they contained classified information despite notations on the papers that they were 'eyes only -- top secret,' according to a report released this morning.

The Justice Department's inspector general concluded that Gonzales had improperly handled materials about the government's most sensitive national security programs, carrying the notes home in an unlocked briefcase for an 'indeterminate' period of time. Gonzales failed to keep them in a safe at his Northern Virginia home because he 'could not remember the combination,' according to the report.