“Right-Thinking Americans”

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January 13, 2009 5:53 a.m.

Bradley Schlozman had an acronym for the type of conservative Republicans he wanted to slot into career positions at the Justice Department: “RTAs,” or right-thinking Americans.

Late Update: In a similar vein, Schlozman called career attorneys in the Voting Rights Section “mold spores” and in an email wrote, “My tentative plans are to gerrymander all of those crazy libs rights out of the section.”

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