From The Washington Independent via truthout.org:
Obama Faces Legacy of Lawlessness at Justice
Daphne Eviatar, The Washington Independent:
"As an inspector general's report revealed, potential new hires during the Bush administration were disqualified for jobs if in the past they'd worked for Democrats or organizations with 'liberal affiliations' - such as civil rights groups.
The inspector general concluded that 'political or ideological affiliations were used to deselect candidates' applying for entry-level attorney positions and internships."