(L-R "halo" around Griffin's head; Rove, McNulty, Elston, Gonzo, Miers, Goodling, Sampson, Buchanan - Lieboy praying for silence.)
DoJ Purge Figure Resigns, Duke alum bio, Mike Elston here. His claim to fame, "terrorism-related investigations" and denying media access to trial documents.
Official close to attorney firings quits
Elston was accused of threatening at least four of the eight fired U.S. attorneys to keep quiet about their ousters. In a statement Friday, the Justice Department said Elston was leaving voluntarily to take a job with an unnamed Washington-area law firm.
Dennis Cook: AP
Mike Elston, McNulty Chief of Staff, quits DoJ
Tim Griffin whining his shriveled heart out.
Waaaah, it's "not worth it" waaaaaaaaah!
Another to be questioned, Mary Beth Buchanan
Buchanan to testify in attorney scandal
Ms. Buchanan's name entered the controversy over the U.S. attorney firings in April, when D. Kyle Sampson, former chief of staff for U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, said she was among people who were consulted about which prosecutors should be asked to resign.
Bio, Mary Beth Buchanan