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It’s the Bush administration’s special approach to accountability: stand staunchly beside an administration official as the allegations pile up and his or her credibility dwindles to nothing, and then months later — long after the administration could derive any credit for the deed, and it is widely assumed that they are content to let the official fester in office for the duration — the official abruptly and inexplicably resigns. So it was with Donald Rumsfeld and Alberto Gonzales. And yesterday General Services Administration chief Lurita Doan stepped down.


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