Monday, March 26, 2007

Taking the Fifth

Hold on to your seatbelts. The ride is getting wilder. One of Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez's aids is refusing to testify:

Monica Goodling, a senior Justice Department official involved in the firings of federal prosecutors, will refuse to answer questions at upcoming Senate hearings, citing Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination, her lawyer said Monday.

Oh my.

Here is some background on Goodling.