Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Is White House Gibbs "Taking the 5th"?


It wasn't the crime
that got Nixon in trouble.
It was the cover-up

He didn't take the 5th exactly, not yet.
He is just looking for the advice of counsel.

A reporter asked Gibbs why he wouldn’t discuss the offer over many months, even as the administration contended that nothing inappropriate had taken place. “I’d have to ask counsel for a better answer,” Gibbs said.
The press secretary also demurred on whether offers made to Sestak in June and July of 2009 ......... “Whatever’s in the memo is accurate,” Gibbs said, adding that he would “check.”
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