President Bush about Michael Mukasey

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"Judge Mukasey is clear-eyed about the threat our nation faces," Bush said. "He knows what it takes to fight this war effectively, and he knows how to do it in a manner that is consistent with our laws and our Constitution."Read Full Story

President Reagan's Man, Michael Mukasey

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Mukasey was originally appointed by President Reagan: Linked from http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2006/07/21/judge-michael-mukasey-to-join-patterson-belknap/ --- He was nominated to the bench by President Reagan in 1988 and has presided over a number of high-profile cases, including the terrorist trial of Sheik Omar Abdel Rahman and the recent the dispute between Larry Silverstein and insurers related to the World Trade Center site.Read Full Story