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Entries Tagged as 'Hon. John Ashcroft'

Video: Ashcroft Talks About Freedom & Free Markets

January 13th, 2011 · No Comments

Yesterday, The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal released the 2011 Index of Economic Freedom. The Index examines the economies of 183 countries, then scores and ranks them based on 10 factors, including things like government spending, labor policies and corruption. According to the index, while the overall average of the world’s economies became […]

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Video: Ashcroft Discusses Civilian Terror Trials

January 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Former Attorney General Ashcroft discusses the trial of terrorist Khalid Shaikh Mohammed that is set to take place in a civilian courtroom. Hat tip: OfficialACLJ

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Video: Ashcroft: China Key to Decreasing North Korea’s Influence

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft delivered an address at the Heritage Foundation on Wednesday, emphasizing the importance of China’s role in North Korea. Hat tip:talkradionews

Related: CNN: Ashcroft: BP criminal investigation should have come sooner TRN: Ashcroft Opposed To Closing Guantanamo

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Video: John Ashcroft at CPAC

February 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

Former Attorney General John Ashcroft speaks after at panel on balancing freedom and security at CPAC. H/T:MainJustice

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The Daily Show (2006): Ashcroft Argues Important of Using Aggressive Interrogation Tactics @ Guantanamo

June 19th, 2009 · No Comments

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Video: Ashcroft Argues Against Releasing Detainees Back into the “Stream of Battle.”

June 12th, 2009 · No Comments

Former US Attorney General John Ashcroft weighs the dangers of releasing Guantanamo detainees back into the “stream of battle.” By doing so, Ashcroft believes a situation is created where released detainees may possibly return to “take another shot.” Hat tip: Fora.tv

 Related: MRP: McCaskill scolds Missourians for opposition to terrorists […]

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Surprise Surprise, Ashcroft Booed @ Univ. Texas Speech

March 26th, 2009 · No Comments

 Some people need to really get a life! Andrew Martinez Daily Texan Staff The stage was set for former Attorney General John Ashcroft to speak on campus Wednesday night well before he arrived.A group of protesters stood around the double doors of the crowded University Teaching Center lecture hall waving signs of dissent. “It’s okay, […]

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Video: John Ashcroft Sings “Letting the Mighty Eagles Soar”

December 15th, 2008 · No Comments

Mr. Attorney General, we deeply appreciate your vigilance in keeping us safe while you were in the administration, but PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE, don’t quit your day job!  Hat tip:pdx

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Video: John Ashcroft Speaks to the Hudson Union Society

December 11th, 2008 · No Comments

hat tip:ForaTv Former US Attorney General John Ashcroft expresses support for the detention of terrorism suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Ashcroft argues that releasing detainees may find them returning to “the stream of battle” where they may be encouraged to “take another shot.” John Ashcroft joins the Hudson Union […]

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Video: John Ashcroft Speaks Out Against Question 1

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments

“Join my family and me in voting NO on Question 1” Yesterday, Greene Countians Against Question 1 began running new television and radio advertisements featuring one of Greene County’s most famous residents, former Governor and U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft.  The ads running on local TV and radio includes a […]

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