December 13, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
On December 13, 2007, the US Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-7 to report contempt of Congress resolutions to the full Senate for White House Chief of Staff Josh Bolten and former Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove over their refusal to testify before the committee as part of its investigation ...[read more]
August 12, 2009
by Brian Jackson
The US House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday released testimony and e-mails purporting to show that Bush administration political advisor Karl Rove was involved in the firing of nine US Attorneys in 2006. Among the 5,400 pages of documents released by the committee are e-mail communications between ...[read more]
March 5, 2009
by Steve Czajkowski
Former White House advisor Karl Rove and former White House Counsel Harriet Miers will provide testimony before the US House Judiciary Committee concerning the firing of US Attorneys, allegedly for political reasons, the committee announced Wednesday after reaching an agreement with Bush ...[read more]
July 10, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
Former White House advisor Karl Rove Wednesday refused to testify before a scheduled Thursday hearing of the US House Judiciary Committee in defiance of a subpoena. In May, the committee subpoenaed Rove to testify concerning any involvement in the prosecution of former Alabama Governor Don ...[read more]
April 24, 2008
by Jaime Jansen
Former White House advisor Karl Rove was allegedly involved in a 2004 scheme to have Chicago-based US Attorney Patrick J. Fitzgerald fired, a federal prosecutor said Wednesday. According to the prosecutor, a witness at the corruption trial of political fundraiser Antoin Tony Rezko will t... ...[read more]
April 17, 2008
by Nick Fiske
The US House Judiciary Committee Thursday called upon former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove to testify concerning any involvement in the prosecution of former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman on federal corruption charges in 2005. In a letter to Rove, the committee expressed concern ...[read more]
December 13, 2007
by Jeannie Shawl
The US Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-7 Thursday to report contempt of Congress resolutions to the full Senate for White House Chief of Staff Josh Bolten and former Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove over their refusal to testify before the committee as part of its investigation into the US ...[read more]
November 29, 2007
by Joshua Pantesco
US Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-VT) on Thursday rejected White House assertions of executive privilege in the ongoing congressional investigations into the US Attorneys firing scandal. Leahy issued a ruling in which he directed the White House to comply with formal ...[read more]
August 13, 2007
by Mike Rosen-Molina
White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove announced Monday that he will resign his position effective at the end of August. Rove said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that he first indicated last year that he planned to depart from the administration and that he plans to write a ...[read more]
August 2, 2007
by Brett Murphy
White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove refused to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday during the committee's seventh hearing on the Justice Department's firing of US Attorneys. Following President Bush's orders that White House staff not appear, Rove ski... ...[read more]

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