Gonzales under investigation for meeting with aide
U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales is being investigated for a meeting with an aide who later told Congress that former federal prosecutor Tom Heffelfinger was spending "too much time" on Indian issues.

The Department of Justice's Inspector General and the Office of Professional Responsibility said they are trying to determine whether Gonzales improperly tried to shape the Congressional testimony of Monica Goodling, the former aide. She testified before the House on May 23, when she made the comments about Heffelfinger.

DOJ is already investigating the firings of eight U.S. Attorneys, including five who represented states with significant Indian Country.

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Gonzales Meeting With Aide Scrutinized (The Washington Post 6/15)
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