Dobson is 'mistaken'

In case you haven't been following this one, here's a brief update: After Harriet Miers was nominated, the conservative Christian base was not very happy. Dobson, revealing that he'd had some intimate conversations with Karl Rove that assuaged enough of his fears to endorse her, boasted that "When you know some of the things I know -- that I probably shouldn't know -- that take me in this direction, you'll know why I've said with fear and trepidation (that) I believe Harriet Miers will be a good justice."

Or: I got the inside scoop. The Judiciary Committee who ought to be in on any information that will help them perform their Constitutionally decreed duty to advise threatened to subpoena Dobson. Dobson subsequently recorded himself revealing what he "probably shouldn't know" and released the transcript.

Which is just a runaround. Bill Scher catches the Doctor's mistake:


What did Karl Rove say to me that I knew on Monday that I couldn’t reveal?
Well, it’s what we all know now, that Harriet Miers is an Evangelical Christian, that she is from a very conservative church, which is almost universally pro-life, that she had taken on the American Bar Association on the issue of abortion and fought for a policy that would not be supportive of abortion, that she had been a member of the Texas Right to Life.
...I could not talk about that on Monday. I couldn’t talk about it on Tuesday.
But what did he reveal to Fox News' Brit Hume on that very Monday?
In her long career, she has been willing to stand up against the American Bar Association with regard to the policy on abortion. That took a lot of courage.
She has — she is a conservative Christian. She is very sincere –
...You know, you already quoted Rush Limbaugh and he said that on his show, that she was an evangelical Christian and I know that to be a fact.
ABA abortion fight... check. Conservative Christian... check. Evangelical... check. No, this isn't the juicy info Dr. Dobson. Perhaps a subpoena will jog your memory... (Liberal Oasis)

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