Lerner May Invoke Her Constitutional Right To Silence


Lois Lerner, the director of the Internal Revenue Service's exempt... News PhotoBill,Capitol Hill,Congress,Court Hearing,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Internal Revenue Service,Law,Lawyer,Lois Lerner,North America,Office,Politics,Reform,Tax,The Americas,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergLois Lerner, the director of the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) exempt organizations office, left, confers with her attorney William W. Taylor during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. Lerner, the mid-level IRS official at the center of a controversy over treatment of small-government groups, invoked her right not to testify after reading a statement denying that she had committed any crimes. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images