Judiciary Committee Votes For Contempt Of Rove And Bolten

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to hold the White House in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with its subpoenas for information and testimony related to the 2006 firings of nine U.S. attorneys.

The panel voted 12-7 to hold White House adviser Karl Rove and White House Chief of Staff Joshua […]

Judiciary Committee Passes Contempt Resolution

UPDATE FROM CNN The panel’s decision now goes to the House floor for a vote.

The full House is unlikely to take up the issue before the August recess, a Democratic leadership aide told CNN.

The Committee has approved the report recommending to the House that Miers and Bolten be cited […]