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The Sleuth: November 25, 2007 - December 1, 2007

Confirmed: Sen. Boxer's Impeachment Grudge

Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), through a spokeswoman, now acknowledges she is blocking former Rep. James Rogan's (R-Calif.) nomination to the federal bench because of his role in impeaching former president Bill Clinton. The Sleuth first touched on Rogan's nomination earlier this week in a piece about Rogan reaching out to the 42nd president. For that piece, Boxer declined to say whether the impeachment issue had...

By Mary Ann Akers  |  November 30, 2007; 3:33 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Rep. Harman Distances Herself From ... Kid Eating Corn

Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) has found herself in the middle of a minor controversy surrounding Wednesday night's CNN/YouTube GOP presidential debate. Harman's chief of staff has gone so far as to release a statement distancing the congresswoman from one of the questioners at the debate. The questioner, a college student named Ted Faturos, used a stage prop in his YouTube question -- taking a bite...

By Mary Ann Akers  |  November 29, 2007; 4:33 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Bill Clinton's Secret Pen Pal

Maybe there's hope for the Middle East after all. If former president Bill Clinton and the man who led the impeachment case against him can make peace, why not the Israelis and the Palestinians? Jim Rogan during the Clinton impeachment trial before the Senate. (AP file photo) In one of the more startling revelations of strange Washington bedfellows, we've learned that Clinton and former Rep....

By Mary Ann Akers  |  November 29, 2007; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (29)
 
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E-Mail Search Takes Byte Out of RNC Coffers

Nothing comes cheap in Washington, including Karl Rove's missing e-mails. Just ask the Republican National Committee, which seems to be spending a pretty penny looking for them. Earlier this year, it was discovered that Rove and other White House aides had been using private e-mail accounts at the RNC to send messages about controversial government matters, such as the firings of U.S. attorneys. When investigators...

By Mary Ann Akers  |  November 28, 2007; 6:05 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
 
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