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Jul. 21 2010 - 4:50 pm | 26 views | 0 recommendations | 2 comments

USDA Head Apologizes to Sherrod, Offers to Reinstate Her

An Associated Press news alert went out a short time ago, saying that Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has offered Shirley Sherrod her job back. Sherrod is reportedly considering…


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    How about the $13 million lawsuit she and a group already won against the USDA for discrimination? and then they gave her the USDA job a day after the lawsuit

    http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/07/20/official-ousted-ag-department-took-usda-court-won/

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      I don’t want to get to kooky with conspiracy theorizing but I think that really opens up some interesting possibilities. Maybe the reason they pushed her out the door so fast wasn’t because they’re weenies but because they had been looking for an excuse to ax her? That’d explain why someone sent Breitbart the tape in the first place, too.

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