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Certainly Mr. Crawford's brief term contained no shortage of political controversies. Among them was a promise he made to Sens. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) to make a decision about the emergency contraceptive Plan B, whose over-the-counter use is opposed by conservative groups but approved by the FDA's scientists.

- The Washington Post - October 5, 2005