Fitzgerald indicates he may be ready to testify on Rove’s efforts to push him out.

In the past, Special Prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald has refused to answer questions about whether officials such as Karl Rove tried to push him out during his investigation into the leak of Valerie Plame’s CIA identity. He cited a “trial ongoing in the Northern District of Illinois.” Marcy Wheeler notes that after yesterday’s verdict in the Tony Rezko case, Fitzgerald indicated he may now be ready to testify: