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For all of the stereotypes about elected officials being circumspect in how they speak to the public, often carefully withholding their true views, there are moments when honesty shines through.
When Leahy then asked whether the president could pardon himself for a crime, Barrett was circumspect.Barrett confirmation hearing day three: Barrett declines to say whether it’s wrong to separate migrant children from parents|Derek Hawkins, Seung Min Kim, Ann Marimow, Karoun Demirjian|October 14, 2020|Washington Post
While some feminists have seen much promise in the possibility for law reform, others have been more circumspect.Ruth Bader Ginsburg Forged A New Place For Women In The Law And Society|LGBTQ-Editor|September 23, 2020|No Straight News
So yeah, we need to be more circumspect and critical about the way we understand the role of law.Eight case studies on regulating biometric technology show us a path forward|Karen Hao|September 4, 2020|MIT Technology Review
What follows is a pretty detailed walk-through, but I’ll be more circumspect when discussing steps described at more length elsewhere, such as in our 2016 methodology guide.How FiveThirtyEight’s 2020 Presidential Forecast Works — And What’s Different Because Of COVID-19|Nate Silver (firstname.lastname@example.org)|August 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Some of the Americans joining ISIS are less than circumspect, especially online.
On whether he would pursue a similar case against Herman, Singer was more circumspect than his blistering letter of May 8.Third Hollywood Power Player Files Motion to Dismiss Sex Abuse Lawsuit|Tim Teeman|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As for the other part of the war on poverty, Obama was more circumspect.
He remained circumspect and offered no details as I quickly departed.
Just last week, Barack Obama was sounding very circumspect about the whole business.
Sad and very rough experience of life had taught him to be uncommonly circumspect for his years.
Of course the cook sought to counteract such tendencies, but he had to be very circumspect, for Sambo resented insults fiercely.
But Lillie aspired somewhat higher than Sunday-school concerts and such circumspect circles.The Mysteries of Montreal|Charlotte Fuhrer
She is always carefully circumspect, and so works out a patient revenge, though I believe I did her no wrong.Sword and Gown|George A. Lawrence
Therefore, my son, be very circumspect, and show this only to wise and discreet men.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster