April 16, 2007
"The only reason I'm not there is because he's Hispanic, and I know him and like him. It's because he's Hispanic. I'm honest. I want to give him the benefit of the doubt."
Richardson, expressing support for Attorney General Alberto Gonzales during the U.S. attorneys' scandal. Later, Richardson told the Associated Press, "After reviewing the attorney general's behavior, I must reluctantly conclude that new leadership is needed. It's time for him to go."
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