Lerner May Invoke Her Constitutional Right To Silence


J. Russell George, U.S. Treasury inspector general for tax... News PhotoBill,Capitol Hill,Congress,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Inspector,Internal Revenue Service,Listening,North America,Politics,Reform,Tax,The Americas,U.S. Treasury,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergJ. Russell George, U.S. Treasury inspector general for tax administration, listens during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. Lois 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