Tag: U.S. Attorney Friings

Former Bush Administration Officials Agree to Depositions

House Judiciary Committee Chair John Conyers announced today that the committee has reached an agreement with Karl Rove and Harriet Miers regarding subpoenas in the U.S. Attorney firing investigation. Conyers' press release is here.

According to The Hill, the Obama Administration played a big role in bringing about the agreement.

The Obama White House confirmed that “lawyers from the White House counsel’s office played an active role in moving the parties toward the accommodation,” while Bush’s office said it had reached the deal “at the urging of the Obama administration.”


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