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Clinton Speaks in Philly of the Need for Reform: ‘We Have Just Too Many Guns’

last weekNews : Mediaite

Hillary Clinton appeared alongside former Attorney General Eric Holder at a meeting in Philadelphia to speak out against the proliferation of guns and the need for criminal justice reform.

Report on D.C. women in prison was a missed opportunity

The report DC Women in Prison, released on March 25 and published by the Washington Lawyers’ Committee and Covington & Burling LLC with former attorney general Eric Holder, perpetuated what the criminal justice reform movement does regarding women in prison: It made us an afterthought. Once again, the trusted experts failed to sufficiently include the lived […]

Eric Holder endorses former prosecutor in Md. congressional race

Glenn Ivey released radio ad of the former U.S. attorney general‘s message of support.

BREAKING: President Obama Turns Over Thousands of Fast and Furious Documents

Just moments before Attorney General Eric Holder was voted in contempt of Congress by Republicans and Democrats in June 2012, President Obama...

Eric Holder Explains Why Trump's Favorite Slogan Doesn't Make Any Sense to America's Minorities

"We don’t want to go back to the past in Donald Trump’s mind," Holder said. "That America existed for a select number of people." Eric Holder served as the Attorney General of the United States, from 2009 to 2015, and was succeeded by Loretta Lynch on April 27, 2015. Show More Summary

Eric Holder Has a Message For Donald Trump Supporters and Their ‘Little Stupid Hats’

last monthNews : Mediaite

Former Attorney General Eric Holder took some time out of his post-Obama administration life as a private practice attorney to throw a few shots at Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Tuesday night's Late Night with Seth Meyers.

Eric Holder gets political at BET Honors

"The right to vote is under siege," the former U.S. attorney general said Saturday.        

Marijuana Legalization 2016: Former Attorney General Eric Holders Thinks Marijuana Should Be Rescheduled

Eric Holder, the former U.S. Attorney General, says it’s time to talk about rescheduling marijuana and move it to a less restrictive category. Current federal law considers cannabis a Schedule I drug, labeling it a dangerous substance with no medical use. Show More Summary

Eric Holder: "The Drug War...Is Over"

Frontline has published an extensive interview Jason Breslow conducted with Eric Holder. In it, the former Attorney General discusses his intentions when assuming that office to make some fundamental shifts...

Former Attorney General Eric Holder Comes Out In Favor Of Marijuana Rescheduling

“You know, we treat marijuana in the same way that we treat heroin now, and that clearly is not appropriate.” The post Former Attorney General Eric Holder Comes Out In Favor Of Marijuana Rescheduling appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Eric Holder Says It's Ridiculous To Treat Weed Like Heroin, But He Can't Do Anything About It Now

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Former Attorney General Eric Holder believes marijuana should no longer be considered a Schedule I substance -- a classification reserved for the most dangerous drugs with no medical use -- he said in a recently published interview with...Show More Summary

Eric Holder Appeals To South Carolina Voters In New Hillary Clinton Ad

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

The first official pro-Hillary Clinton ad in South Carolina is hitting airwaves this week, and it features former Attorney General Eric Holder making the case that Clinton is the best candidate to carry on President Barack Obama's legacy. Show More Summary

Eric Holder: Hillary Clinton is the best candidate to ‘protect the Obama legacy’

Eric H. Holder Jr., the nation's first African American attorney general, said black voters can't afford to let "wistfulness" about the excitement of the historic 2008 and 2012 elections keep them from the polls this year. He has endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, with whom he served in President Obama's Cabinet, and he spent the […]

Former Attorney General Eric Holder endorses Hillary Clinton

4 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation's first black attorney general.

Clinton gets nod from former Attorney General Eric Holder

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — As she works to maintain an advantage among African-American voters in her quest for the Democratic presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation's first black attorney general. The...Show More Summary

When can the FBI use National Security Letters to spy on journalists? That’s classified.

Remember one year ago when then-Attorney General Eric Holder supposedly tightened restrictions on the Justice Department so it could not easily conduct surveillance on journalists’ emails and phone calls? Well it turns out the Justice...Show More Summary

FLASHBACK: As college student, Eric Holder participated in ‘armed’ takeover of former Columbia …

FLASHBACK: As college student, Eric Holder participated in ‘armed’ takeover of former Columbia University ROTC office. “As a freshman at Columbia University in 1970, future Attorney General Eric Holder participated in a five-day occupation...Show More Summary

Trying to Reach New Demographics, the NRA Is Outmatched

You may recall that before he was appointed Attorney General, Eric Holder gave an interview in which he said that the way to deal with gun violence was to tell kids that guns "weren't cool." That statement unleashed a storm of acrimony...Show More Summary

Chrys Kefalas, a Gay Republican, Announces Bid for U.S. Senate in Maryland: WATCH

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Chrys Kefalas, a gay Republican who worked as a trial attorney at the Justice Department and was a speechwriter for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, has announced his bid for Barbara Mikulski’s U.S. Senate seat  in Maryland. Mikulski is retir… Read The post Chrys Kefalas, a Gay Republican, Announces Bid for U.S. Senate in Maryland: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.

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