The juicy stuff, the behind the scenes stuff, always comes after the fall, and, unless I’m missing it, is also the stuff the Morning News failed to find today.
The “murder boards” were the mock trials where White House colleagues grilled Miers on constitutional law. The sessions were to prepare her for Senate hearings. But Miers’ answers were so suspect, the White House didn’t invite the outside lawyers who normally assist in the grilling and prepping of the candidate. This, as much as anything, led to Miers’ demise.