Another highly-qualified Obama nominee withdraws after a Republican attrition campaign.
And why? Because she dared to criticize actions by her predecessors at the Office of Legal Counsel at DOJ for rubber-stamping Bush’s requests to conduct torture.
When are they going to stand up to these jerks?
UPDATE – The LA Times scorches a spineless White House (not that Rahm Emmanuel cares) – Shame on you, Mr. President