Thune & Pence: Bush Should Release Abramoff Records
On Fox News Sunday, Sen. John Thune (R-SD) said that the White House should release all records of contacts with Jack Abramoff:
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WALLACE: Would you like to see the White House release records of all contacts, correspondence, phone calls, meetings, that Jack Abramoff had with people in the White House?
THUNE: Well, I'm one who believes that more is better, Chris, when it comes to disclosure and transparency. I'd be a big advocate for making records out there available.
Mike Pence (R-IN), appearing on Fox with Thune, agreed:
WALLACE: Congressman Pence, the same question I asked Senator Thune. Do you think that the White House should release all records? You talk about a crisis of confidence in Republican leadership. Should the White House release all records of contacts with Jack Abramoff?
PENCE: Absolutely. I think this president is a man of unimpeachable integrity. The American people have profound confidence in him, and as Abraham Lincoln said, give the people...read on