Ex-Atty. Gen. Gonzales to Split Time Between Law Firm and University
By Allan Lengel ticklethewire.com Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales isn’t only going to be teaching law, he’s going to practicing it as well. The Wall Street Journal reports that Gonzales is going to join the Nashville law firm of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis to practice white collar defense and advise clients about government relations….
Ex-Atty. Gen. Alberto Gonzales to Join New Law School in Nashville
By Allan Lengel ticklethewire.com Alberto R. Gonzales, who became a controversial figure as Attorney General during the Bush administration, will become a professor at the newly created Belmont University College of Law in Nashville, Tenn. The university announced in a press release that Gonzales will fill the endowed position as the Doyle Rogers Distinguished…
Pres. Bush Sent Alberto Gonzales to See Ashcroft in Hospital, The Atlantic Reports
By Murray Waas The Atlantic In March 2004, White House Counsel Alberto Gonzales made a now-famous late-night visit to the hospital room of Attorney General John Ashcroft, seeking to get Ashcroft to sign a certification stating that the Bush administration’s warrantless wiretapping program was legal. According to people familiar with statements recently made by Gonzales…
Ex-Atty. Gen. Alberto Gonzales Cashing in on His Name; Named Board of Director
By Allan Lengel ticklethewire.com Ex-U.S. Attorney Alberto Gonzales is cashing in on his name. The Texas company Drexel Metals Inc., a provider of standing seam metal roofing systems, announced Monday that Gonzales has joined its board of directors. “I have enjoyed working with Al while he served as a valuable consultant that helped Drexel Metals…
Ex-Atty. Gen. Gonzales Congratulates Obama and Bush For bin Laden Death
By Allan Lengel ticklethewire.com The voice of former Atty. Gen. Alberto Gonzales was heard again earlier this week when he issued a statement on the execution of Osama bin Laden. Texas Tech University, where Gonzales is a visiting political science professor, released the statement. “I congratulate President Obama and his team for this significant accomplishment….
Opera Pokes Fun at Ex-Atty. Gen. Alberto Gonzales
By Allan Lengel ticklethewire.com WASHINGTON — Washington can be a way too serious place. Then occasionally someone comes along and figures out how to turn all the manure into entertainment. Over the past two weekends people have flocked to the Baltimore Theater Project to see “The Gonzales Cantata”, an opera by composer Melissa Dunphy who…