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Lieberman Wants Czar Hearings, Mulling Legislation

Mar 18, 2010 | Updated May 25, 2011

Hey, so guess who is mulling new legislation to solve the alleged problem of Obama's "czars"? Joe Lieberman!

He may even hold hearings on the czars, as the chair of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. Since this will confer legitimacy on an attack that has mostly emanated from Glenn Beck and the hothouse right, it could prompt an "I told you so" chorus from those who argued that Lieberman should be stripped of his committee slots.

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