The Federalist Society

2006 NLC Address - Michael Chertoff

May 3, 2007

Ronald A. Cass, Michael Chertoff

Ron Cass: I promised Leonard Leo and Gene Meyer and Dean Reuter that I would give a serious introduction for the Secretary, although when he heard I was introducing him, he did raise the threat level to Orange. Secretary Chertoff proves that a very smart Jewish boy can grow up to be a successful lawyer. He overcame a number of obstacles in his career. It got off to a very shaky start. He attended Harvard College and then Harvard Law School. He then clerked for Justice Brennan. So, you can see, this was really going badly at the beginning....

Michael Chertoff - 2006 NLC Address  

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