Gonzales loosing support from Republicans-from Yahoo news

GOP senators question Gonzales’ honesty
By LARA JAKES JORDAN, Associated Press Writer 1 hour, 41 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – Republican support for Attorney General Alberto Gonzales eroded Sunday as three key senators sharply questioned his honesty over last fall’s firings of eight federal prosecutors. Additionally, two Democrats joined the list of lawmakers calling for Gonzales’ ouster.

Several Republicans also urged President Bush to allow sworn testimony from his top aides about their role in dismissing the U.S. attorneys — a standoff threatening to result in Capitol Hill subpoenas of White House officials.
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  1. Feinstein calls on Gonzales to resign.
    Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), a member of the Senate Judiciary Commitee, today said that Attorney General Albert Gonzales should step down. “I believe he should step down. And I don’t like saying this. This is not my natural personality at all,” Feinstein said on Fox News Sunday. “But I think the nation is not well served by this. I think we need to get at the bottom of why these resignations were made, who ordered them, and what the strategy was.” 1:16 pm From thinkprogress.org

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