Senate committee subpoenas terror papers

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy says he wants the Bush administration to provide documents and testimony related to terrorism policies.

Leahy seeks White House torture documents

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Documents outlining Bush administration policies on torture and interrogation were requested again by U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy.

House demands WH docs, testimony

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- U.S. House Democrats Monday demanded access to disputed administration documents and testimony related to the firing of nine U.S. attorneys last year.

U.S. House requests Abramoff documents

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The chairman of a U.S. congressional oversight committee requested that the White House hand over documents withheld in the Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal.

House panel approves contempt citations

WASHINGTON, July 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. House Judiciary Committee Wednesday voted to issue contempt citations against a top aide and a former top aide to President George W. Bush.

Dems deny executive privilege claim

WASHINGTON, July 12 (UPI) -- A U.S. House panel Thursday rejected President George W. Bush's claim of executive privilege and moved to bring contempt charges against a former Bush aide.

Executive privilege invoked for Miers

WASHINGTON, July 11 (UPI) -- Ex-White House Counsel Harriet Miers will not appear before Congress to testify about the firing of several U.S. attorneys.

White House rejects congressional subpoena

WASHINGTON, July 9 (UPI) -- The White House has responded to what it called an "unreasonable" demand for information on the firings of U.S. attorneys by refusing to comply. Late last month, the Senate Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena to White House adviser Karl Rove's former de

White House asserts executive privilege

WASHINGTON, June 28 (UPI) -- The Bush administration advised House and Senate committees Thursday that it would not respond to requests for documents on the U.S. attorney firings.

Specter thinks Rove e-mails can be found

WASHINGTON, April 15 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter said Sunday he thinks there's "good reason to believe" the White House can find the missing Karl Rove e-mail messages.

WH offers aides to explain firings

WASHINGTON, March 20 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush has OK'd appearances by adviser Karl Rove and other White House figures before Congress on the firing of eight federal prosecutors.

Schumer: Gonzales unlikely to survive

WASHINGTON, March 18 (UPI) -- A top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee says Alberto Gonzales probably will not survive as U.S. attorney general, and may step down within a week.

Fielding nominated as White House counsel

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush Tuesday selected Fred Fielding as White House counsel, replacing Harriet Miers, who resigned last week.

Supreme Court nominee criticized court

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- A memo written by U.S. Supreme Court nominee John Roberts in 1983 while serving in the Reagan Administration called for major changes to the high court.

Roberts' memos inspected

WASHINGTON`, D.C., July 30 (UPI) -- Democrats were looking carefully Saturday at documents John Roberts wrote while a White House lawyer concerning his judicial philosophy.
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Fred Fielding
Commissioner Fred Fielding can be seen listening to testimony during a meeting of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, on June 16, 2004 in Washington. The Commission is looking into the causes and consequences of 9/11 and how to combat global terrorism networks...(UPI Photo/Michael Kleinfeld)..

Fred Fisher Fielding (born March 21, 1939) is an American lawyer, and held the office of White House Counsel for U.S. Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush.

Fielding was born in Philadelphia and raised in Mechanicsville, Pennsylvania. Fielding attended Central Bucks High School West, graduated with honors from Gettysburg College, and then attended the University of Virginia School of Law.

He married Maria Dugger on October 21, 1967. They have two children: Adam and Alexandra.

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