Archives-1-30-01 Ashcroft Pentecostal
Jan. 30, 2001
John Ashcroft, a devout Pentecostal, awaits Senate confirmation as U.S. attorney general
Ashcroft isn't speaking in tongues to his Democratic critics but in sign language
John Ashcroft, devout Republican and Pentecostal, in that order, goes before the Senate today for confirmation. Ashcroft feels unfairly targeted by the Democrats. He sure was able to dish it out to President Clinton's nominees but can't take the heat when it's his turn.
Phototoon by Lisa Casey