House Judiciary panel levels charge at Bolten, Miers

Crabtree, Susan; Marre, Klaus
July 2007
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p1
The article reports on the move made by the House of Judiciary Committee in voting along straight partisan lines to hold White House Chief of Staff Josh Bolten and former White House Counsel Harriet Miers in contempt of Congress in the U.S. Particularly, after two hours of heated debate over a Democratic resolution chronicling the facts in the investigation of the Department of Justice's firing of nine U.S. attorneys, the House voted 22-17.


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