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Sensenbrenner shut down the Patriot Act hearing After repeated criticism of the Bush administration, the Republican chairman of the House Judiciary C

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After repeated criticism of the Bush administration, the Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee yesterday gaveled a hearing to a close and walked out while Democrats continued to testify -- but with their microphones shut off...read on

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