Archive: March 18, 2007 - March 24, 2007

March 25 Preview: Congress, White House Clash Over Attorneys

The Sunday political talk shows will again focus on the continuing uproar over the Bush administration's firing of eight U.S. attorneys. This week, the talk will almost certainly be about the looming constitutional clash between the White House and Congress, as the two branches of government square off over whether...

By Zachary Goldfarb | March 23, 2007; 5:52 PM ET | Comments (9)

March 18: Democrats target White House over firings

The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said today that he would seek to subpoena senior White House officials, including chief political strategist Karl Rove, if they do not agree to testify in the expanding probe over the firings of eight U.S. attorneys. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) suggested that only...

By Zachary Goldfarb | March 18, 2007; 3:52 PM ET | Comments (13)

 

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