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United States

10 January 2001


WASHINGTON — A coalition of mostly liberal special-interest groups announced what they called the biggest drive ever against a Cabinet-level nominee, conservative Attorney General-designate John Ashcroft. Leaders from more than 200 groups-representing women, labor, minorities, gays and environmentalists-said their "Stop Ashcroft" campaign will feature newspaper ads, rallies and visits to the offices of individual U.S. senators. They said Tuesday that their drive... (

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