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Karl Rove Subpoena

Ohio Chamber Lies and Hides Election Buys

Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman

The Ohio Chamber of Commerce will not reveal the list of individuals and corporations that have funded its election campaign in the Buckeye State, des...

Charging Rove With Racketeering

Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman

The injection of huge sums of cash into partisan election operations has re-defined the process of American democracy in this and several previous election cycles. We're not testing the legalities of these coordinated efforts.

Visualize Karl Rove's Election Theft Subpoena

Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman

Imagine the look of contempt on Karl Rove's face this past Sunday as he swaggered toward his star turn on CBS's Face the Nation only to be served with our subpoena sanctioned by the Secretary of the State of Ohio.

This Fourth of July, the Quest to Save Democracy Continues

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John Wellington Ennis

Just because the black guy won in November doesn't mean election fraud, voter suppression, and systematic disenfranchisement is gone.

Karl Rove Agrees To Testify

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A deal has been reached whereby Karl Rove will finally testify, under oath, before the House Judiciary Committee, according to chairman John Conyers' ...

Rove Sells First Amendment for $30,000

Patricia Foulkrod | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patricia Foulkrod

This week I was asked if I was willing to go see Karl Rove speak at LMU and, at some point, handcuff him. So I put on my coat, my red heels, and picked up a ten-dollar pair of silver handcuffs.

Rove "Won't Comply" With Congressional Subpoenas

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove "won't comply" with congressional subpoenas, according to a newspaper report of an event held in Lo...

Unearthed: The News Without the Chaff

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

John Conyers subpoenas Karl Rove, Obama blocks some of Bush's last-minute environmental rollbacks, Sarah Palin plans to sue federal government over endangered whales, and more.

Palin and McCain's Contempt for Justice

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles Karel Bouley

One would think denying Congress needed testimony, being held in contempt of that body, as Karl Rove is, would keep you off the Sunday shows and in a courtroom or jail cell. Nope.

Of Partisanship and Political Tribalism

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

If Mr. Mukasey is truly interested in restoring credibility to the Department of Justice, he will enforce our subpoena for Karl Rove rather than obstruct it.

Karl Rove Was On Paid Speaking Trip To Black Sea Resort When He Defied Congressional Subpoena

Newsweek | Michael Isikoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Democrats were fuming recently when Karl Rove defied a congressional subpoena and refused to show up at a House Judiciary Committee hearing into...

Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Karl Rove flees the country, Schwarzenegger calls Bush administration approach to global warming "bogus," Antarctic ice shelf on verge of collapse, U.S. terrorist watch list tops one million.

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.

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Karl Rove Compares Himself To Beowulf's Grendel

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I read The New York Times every day. Have you read some of the ugly things they say about me?" the Bush strategist turned Fox News analyst asks Forbe...

It's Outrageous That Rove Is Walking Free

Tom D'Antoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom D'Antoni

So why is Karl Rove walking around free today? Because the Democrats talk a good game but when it comes to taking action, they fail time and time again.

Rep. Linda Sanchez: Rove Should Go To Jail (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Karl Rove refused to appear before a House Judiciary subcommittee, ignoring a subpoena from Congress for the second time. The chairwoman of the subco...

Rove Ignores Subpoena, Refuses To Testify

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former White House adviser Karl Rove defied a congressional subpoena and refused to testify Thursday about allegations of political...

Karl Rove, The White House And The Rule Of Law

Rep. John Conyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. John Conyers

Yesterday it became clear Rove and the White House believe they are in a class entirely by themselves -- a separate group that is above the reach of a subpoena and, consequently, above the law.

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

Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Rove Can't Claim Executive Privilege

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Karl Rove isn't saying much about the case of Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman, and he hasn't made much of an effort to accommodate the House Judiciary Comm...