Bush Campaign Lawyer Advising Group Running Anti-Kerry Ads. By Sharon Theimer A lawyer for President Bush's re-election campaign disclosed Tuesday t
August 23, 2004

Bush Campaign Lawyer Advising Group Running Anti-Kerry Ads.

By Sharon Theimer

A lawyer for President Bush's re-election campaign disclosed Tuesday that he has been providing legal advice for a veterans group that is challenging Democratic Sen. John Kerry's account of his Vietnam War service.

Benjamin Ginsberg's acknowledgment marks the second time in days that an individual associated with the Bush-Cheney campaign has been connected to the group Swift Boat Veterans for Truth, which Kerry accuses of being a front for the Republican incumbent's re-election effort. The Bush campaign and the veterans' group say there is no coordination

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