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Karl Rove Contempt Charges

Paging Karl Rove: U.S. District Judge Sides With Congress

Dan Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Sweeney

Yesterday, Rove dismissed the Judiciary Committee's contempt recommendation as "ludicrous." Today, he continues his inexorable slide toward actually having to show up on Congress' doorstep.

Why Karl Rove Should Go To Jail

Rep. Linda Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Linda Sanchez

The courts have made clear that no one, not even the president, is immune from compulsory process. Any person who scoffs at the law and who has committed an offense should be put in jail.

Nico Pitney

Pelosi Not Trying To Block Rove Contempt Charge | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tomorrow will see the latest battle in the the Bush administration's war with the House of Representatives over congressional testimony from top White...

Karl Rove's Contempt for the Constitution and the Public's Right to Know

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

By defying a subpoena to testify on his role in politicizing the Justice Department, Rove is thumbing his nose at Congress, legal precedent, the public's right to know the truth, and the Constitution. This is no petty partisan squabble; this is a fight about the foundations of our democracy. READ MORE Surge Amnesia: The Media's Newest Affliction Buoyed by a reduction in violence in Iraq, John McCain is running a "the surge has worked" victory lap and war supporters like Condi "I'm Proud to Have Overthrown Saddam" Rice are beating their chests. And the media are swallowing this triumphalist nonsense whole and washing it down with a pitcher of revisionist Kool-Aid. READ MORE Watch: Arianna Interviewed at Aspen Ideas Festival and Deliver Keynote at 2008 Women in Business Conference