WASHINGTON - A senior Justice Department official has resigned after coming under scrutiny in the Department’s expanding
investigation of convicted super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff, according to a Justice Department official with knowledge of the case.
Making the situation more awkward for the embattled Department, the official, Robert E. Coughlin II, was deputy chief of staff for the criminal division, which is overseeing the Department’s probe of Abramoff.
Thursday, May 03, 2007
Did You Know - Robert E. Couglin II
This is my third post today on Bush Amdministration officials in deep doo-doo over their possible criminal behavior in screwing the American public. From the McClatchy (formerly Knight-Ridder) chain - click here to read more...