This will officially be the nail in the coffin for Gonzalez as far as the conservative base is concerned:
In a clear case of begging for it, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) says that Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez would be a qualified Supreme Court nominee.
“Alberto Gonzales is qualified. He’s attorney general of the United States and a former Texas judge,” Reid said. “But having said that he’s qualified, I don’t know if he’d have an easy way through.
The story is now different, so you will have to trust Dale (I do).
*** Update ***
Now you don’t have to trust Dale.