Lois Lerner, the IRS official who headed the tax exempt division of the IRS targeting conservatives groups will be taking the fifth amendment at a House Oversight hearing tomorrow.
But Chairman Issa has Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), the chairman of the House oversight committee where Lerner was to appear, has issued a subpoena to Lerner anyway.">issued to her a subpoena nevertheless.
The subpoena “was delivered after the committee received the letter from Lerner’s attorney, a committee aide said.” Lerner’s attorney requested she not have to show up all.
William Taylor, Lerner’s attorney said that requiring her to testify would “have no purpose other than to embarrass or burden her.”