WH withholds some Fast and Furious docs from Congress

It's late Friday afternoon in DC which means it's the perfect time for a document dump from the White House. With few people paying close attention, the Obama administration gave oversight committee chairman Darrell Issa some of what he was requesting but withheld some emails. Politico: However, the chief counsel to President Barack Obama, Kathryn Ruemmler, indicated that the White House was withholding an unspecified number of internal e-mails exchanged among three National Security Staff aides. "These internal NSS emails are not included in the enclosed documents because the [Executive Office of the President] has significant confidentiality interests in its internal communications," Ruemmler wrote in a letter to House Oversight & Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa). The letter, posted here, was obtained Friday by POLITICO. The latest batch of 102 pages of records partially duplicated information previously sent to...(Read Full Post)