WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday called on Republicans to schedule a vote on his nominee to replace outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, calling Loretta Lynch’s monthslong wait a case of Senate “dysfunction” gone too far. At a news conference with Italian Prime...
Excellus neither confirmed nor denied Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman's findings.
As day 150 of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch’s wait for a vote to replace current AG Eric Holder began, it looked like political pressure and a procedural threat from Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) might have sufficiently loosened the jar to ensure Lynch a confirmation vote some time next week. That didn’t stop [...]
Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) has sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder expressing deep concerns over...
“The longer it takes to confirm her, the longer Eric Holder stays as Attorney General.”
Jeb Bush endorsed Loretta Lynch for attorney general on Thursday night, urging Senate Republicans to confirm the president’s pick for who will replace Eric Holder, Politico reports.
US Senator David Vitter (R-LA) wrote Lynch, laying out the allegations and concerns arising from Clinton’s use of a private server and deletion of her emails, asking: If you are confirmed as Attorney General Eric Holder’s replacement, will you commit … Continue reading ?
In the wake of yesterday's Fighting for $15 minimum wage demonstrations, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman points out how Gov. Andrew Cuomo has the power to raise the minimum wage by occupation. Seems like he's just thrownShow More Summary
This is welcome news from the U.S. Department of Justice, and rather than try to rewrite I’ll just quote at length what my Cato colleague Adam Bates wrote: [On March 31] Attorney General Eric Holder issued new guidelines to federal prosecutors tightening the rules for seizing assets for so-called “structuring” offenses. Show More Summary
Four franchise owners operating 29 Domino’s franchises and a former owner of six resturants in New York state will have to fork over a hefty wad of cash — $970,000 — to Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office, to settle a slew of charges involving labor law violations. One of those owners is the same franchisee who was ordered to rehire … [More]
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has reported taxable income of $327,516 in his fourth year as the state's top lawyer, including more than $49,000 from ordinary dividends and $127,000 in... To view the full story, click the title link.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will rally with home health care aides Wednesday as part of the Fight for $15 movement.
On Friday afternoon, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letter to 13 large retailers, including Gap, Target, and J.C. Penney, asking them about their scheduling practices. In particular, the letter alleged
Attorney General Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch, at her nomination press conference five months ago. Attorney General Eric Holder remains on the job, as Mitch McConnell continues to hold the nomination of Loretta Lynch—the first black woman to be nominated to the post—hostage to completely unrelated abortion politics. Show More Summary
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is probing chain clothing retailers for their practice of on-call scheduling, which forces workers into a purgatory of not knowing from day to day whether they'll have to report for duty, making something as simple as planning childcare or attending college extremely difficult—if the boss doesn't force you to quit school altogether. [ more › ]
The board of trustees of the Cooper Union has offered not to renew the contract of the school's current president, Jamshed Bharucha, if it would help bring an end to New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's investigation into the university's management.
The Department of Justice is fed up with its employees soliciting prostitutes. In a new all-staff memo issued on Friday, Attorney General Eric Holder warned that such behavior could lead to being fired. "The Department of Justice is measured by the conduct of those who work on its behalf. Show More Summary
Attorney General Eric Holder sent a memo to all Justice Department employees today reminding them that "the solicitation of prostitution threatens the core mission of the Department, not simply because it invites extortion, blackmail, and leaks of sensitive or classified information, but also because it undermines the Department's efforts to eradicate... More »
Attorney General Eric Holder has issued a memo to Justice Department employees reminding them that soliciting prostitutes is against agency rules and can lead to suspension or termination. Continue reading ? The post Memo to DOJ employees: don’t solicit prostitutes appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The attorney general sent the prostitution memo to all department personnel