Rep. Speier: Lois Lerner Is 'A Mid-Level Bureaucrat' with 'No Connection to the White House'

'After millions of dollars have been spent on a taxpayer-funded witch hunt, this is where we have ended up'

Speier: 'There Is No Connection to the White House' (CNS News)

"Today is not about Lois Lerner or the alleged inappropriate tactics she may have employed," Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Thursday. "Today is about protecting the integrity and the credibility of this committee."

Speier accused committee Republicans of fabricating a "vast conspiracy" around a "mid-level bureaucrat who may have made some poor decisions."

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