Skip to comments.3 nominees confirmed for Justice posts
Posted on 04/20/2009 5:11:00 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
WASHINGTON (AP) - Lanny Breuer, pitcher Roger Clemens' lawyer in a steroid investigation and President Bill Clinton's impeachment attorney, was confirmed by the Senate on Monday as chief of the Justice Department's criminal division.
Senators also confirmed Tony West, a lawyer for "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh, to lead the department's civil division and Christine Varney to head the antitrust division.
Breuer was confirmed by a vote of 88-0, Varney by 87-1 and West, 82-4.
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Republicans are doing a hell of a job as the minority party! Term limits. That is the answer.
Breuer...is he any kin to Goat Boy?
Isn't she famous for anything? The one guy defended Clinton and the other the Taliban guy. Didn't she at least work for CARE or some Chicago mobster?
This is a disgrace!
Looks like Roger Clemens dodged a bullet
Special thanks to the Republican Majority elected in 1994,( With a lot of effort)
And their continued effort to sh!t on every one of us who put them there.
Way to go gang !
Democrats , Commies , & Socialist are proud of you everywhere.
Just look at what ya all accomplished. Be Proud!!!!!
About Varney, from Wikipedia:
She is currently a partner at the Washington, D.C. law firm Hogan and Hartson, where she leads the internet practice group. Varney joined the Clinton Administration at its inception, after serving as general counsel to the Democratic National Committee (1989 to 1992), chief counsel to the Clinton/Gore Campaign, and general counsel to the 1992 Presidential Inaugural Committee.