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To: Red Steel

I’m not defending Lerner, just asking a question here: If she has a legal right to take the fifth, how can she be held in contempt?


24 posted on 03/05/2014 7:24:41 PM PST by GreenHornet
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To: GreenHornet; Nachum

If she has a legal right to take the fifth, how can she be held in contempt?
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The oversight committee held a hearing on June 28: Videos of the hearing available :

June 28, 2013 Full Committee Business Meeting Part I
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuQtl4ljTdY

June 28, 2013 Full Committee Business Meeting Part II
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxBB2_qVVx0

Gowdy only - 6 min
LERNER: Rep. Gowdy - Full Committee Business Meeting
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PUON3HRjjs

Oversight Committee: Lerner Waived Her 5th Amendment Right

http://oversight.house.gov/release/oversight-committee-lerner-waived-her-5th-amendment-right/

On a vote of 22-17, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee today approved a resolution determining that IRS official Lois Lerner waived her 5th amendment rights when at a May 22, 2013 hearing she offered testimony and answered questions.


26 posted on 03/05/2014 7:32:20 PM PST by Whenifhow
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To: GreenHornet

She gave up her right last time by making a STATEMENT that she was innocent!!! Trey Gowdy is an EXPERT on this!!


63 posted on 03/06/2014 3:57:10 AM PST by Ann Archy (Abortion......the Human Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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