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E-mails show Vilsack hastily decided to oust Sherrod

E-mails show Vilsack made quick decision to oust Shirley Sherrod, despite warnings Former Agriculture Department employee Shirley Sherrod pleaded with officials to hear her out after she was ousted from the USDA during a racial firestorm in July, internal e-mails show. Sherrod’s pleas reached Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack’s e-mail soon…