Common Cause on what's wrong with mainstream media
From Common Cause:
Judge rejects claims of 'absolute immunity'
July 31, 2008: Common Cause applauds the decision of United States District Court Judge John D. Bates to reject the President's claim of absolute immunity from having to comply with Congressional subpoenas for former White House counsel, Harriet E. Miers, and the current White House chief of staff, Joshua B. Bolten.Read the statement...
House should pursue inherent contempt
July 30, 2008: The House Judiciary Committee today voted 20-14 to find Karl Rove in contempt for ignoring a committee subpoena. The citation passed today includes language stating that the House of Representatives should pursue enforcing the subpoena through other legal remedies as appropriate, leaving the door open for the House to exercise its power of "inherent contempt."Read the press release...Support our campaign...