A controversial search warrant for a Fox News reporter's private emails was approved "at the highest levels" of the Justice Department, including "discussions" with Attorney General Eric Holder, reports Michael Isikoff of NBC News. A DOJ statement defended the secret warrant to obtain reporter James Rosen's emails as a legitimate step to obtain evidence against Stephen Kim, a former U.S. intelligence analyst indicted under the Espionage Act for leaking classified information to Rosen about North Korea. read more
Females are up to 40 percent more likely to develop a mental health condition than males, according to a new study to be published by Oxford University Press. Research finds that women are nearly 75 percent more likely than men to have suffered from depression and approximately 60 percent more likely to report an anxiety disorder. "There is a pattern within -ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ women tend to suffer more from what we call 'internal' problems like depression or sleep problems," researcher Daniel Freeman told The Guardian. "They take out problems on themselves, as it were, where men have externalizing problems, where they take things out on their environment, such as alcohol and anger problems." read more
She did not do anything wrong, she has nothing to hide. Now define "wrong" and "hide".
I wonder if she will answer questions about these letters when she is brought back, or if she will let her silence speak for her.
The IRS hid their internal probe, completed six months before the Presidential election, from Congress.
During the ongoing hearings concerning the IRS' targeting scheme the information regarding the hidden investigation results were revealed.
Glenn Kessler, Washington Post Fact Checker: In the days since the Internal Revenue Service first disclosed that it had targeted conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status, new information has emerged from both the Treasury inspector general's report and congressional testimony Friday that calls into question key statements made by Lois G. Lerner, the IRS's director of the exempt organizations division. ... In some ways, this is just scratching the surface of Lerner's misstatements and weasely wording when the revelations about the IRS's activities first came to light on May 10. But, taken together, it's certainly enough to earn her four Pinocchios.