Gonzales told Fox News Radio that the career prosecutors handling the investigation were not motivated by any political agenda. A spokesperson for the US Department of Justice [official website] said all departmental guidelines were being followed and there was no need for Gonzales to recuse himself at this time.
Despite calls for information about the President's relationship with Abramoff, the White House has thusfar said little. Bush has admitted that Abramoff attended several White House functions, and apparently was photographed with him, but denies knowing him. According to the Washingtonian, Abramoff claims a closer connection. AP has more.
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