October 6, 2008: Lehman sought millions for execs while seeking aid (AP)

  • In a statement, Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, the House minority leader, accused Waxman of refusing to investigate the mortgage giants “solely to shield his fellow Democrats politically,” and said it “cheats the American people of key facts that could help all of us learn how we got here — and what we must do to make certain this situation never repeats itself.” Copyright © 2008 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. The information contained in the AP News report may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of The Associated Press.