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Sorry about this super-super short diary, but the David Wildstein Committee Meeting in the New Jersey statehouse is just starting:

http://new.livestream.com/...

It's a live stream, so I don't believe I can do any direct link to the video itself in this diary.

10:14 AM PT: First answer: Pleads the Fifth.

10:17 AM PT: Second answer: Fifth.

10:19 AM PT: And several more Fifths.  Lawyer answers every question will draw the same answer.

10:20 AM PT: And so it goes.  Fifth, Fifth, Fifth.

Won't even acknowledge an email is an email.

10:24 AM PT: Chair is asking about page 757--yesterday, we only got 22 pages of material.  There might be something useful out of this, though so far, nothing I haven't seen yet.

10:26 AM PT: Chair is dealing with the redacted documents.

10:28 AM PT: Lawyer claims outside scope and/or date range.

10:40 AM PT: Chair asking about individual documents.  Fifths down the line.

10:44 AM PT: Vice Chair is up now, same deal though.

10:52 AM PT: At this point, we're just waiting for the end of this hearing for the Chair to decide what to do with Wildstein.  There very well may be contempt charges.

11:03 AM PT: Here we go.  Chairman cites rules that would hold Wildstein in contempt.

Lawyer claims Fifth trumps those rules.

11:06 AM PT: Vote on Contempt.

11:17 AM PT: Wildstein Found In Contempt!


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