report finds that President Bush has neither exhibited leadership on pressing civil rights issues, nor
taken actions that matched his words. The report reaches this conclusion after analyzing and
summarizing numerous documents, including historical literature, reports, scholarly articles,
presidential and administration statements, executive orders, policy briefs, documents of Cabinet-level
agencies, federal budgets and other data. (from Executive Summary, pdf p. 8)
Rights in America: The Civil Rights Record of the George W. Bush Administration 2001-2004,” US Commission on Civil Rights (Sept. 2004).