Trend Results : General Eric Holder


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 3990)

FILTER RESULTS

Eric Holder’s ‘Criminal Justice’ Past Is a Model for Jeff Sessions’ Future

3 days agoNews : Truthdig

By Glen Ford / Black Agenda Report The attorney general would like to turn the clock back to pre-emancipation, but he will settle for a return to the good old days of Bill Clinton.

Jeff Sessions reverses Obama’s leniency for drug dealers agenda

(Paul Mirengoff) Attorney General Jeff Sessions is committed to reversing the lax law enforcement policies of his predecessors, Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch. Yesterday, he took a significant step in that direction with an order to federal prosecutors regarding the way criminal defendants are to be charged. Show More Summary

AG Jeff Sessions: The 21st Century Klan Grand Wizard Issues a Decree

NAZI garden gnome and all around evil prick Jeff Sessions has put out some truly awful guidance today: Attorney General Jeff Sessions overturned the sweeping criminal charging policy of former attorney general Eric H. Holder Jr. and directed his federal prosecutors Thursday to charge defendants with the most serious, provable crimes carrying the most severe […]

Sessions Revives Failed War on Drugs

Attorney General Jeff Sessions overturned the sweeping criminal charging policy of former attorney general Eric H. Holder Jr. and directed his federal prosecutors Thursday to charge defendants with the most serious, provable crimes carrying the most severe penalties.... Show More Summary

Attorney General Sessions moves to enact harsher sentences

last weekNews : USAToday: News

In 2013, then-AG Eric Holder told prosecutors not to charge low-level drug offenders with crimes that would incur a mandatory minimum sentence. Video provided by Newsy        

Attorney General Sessions reverses Obama-era drug policy

last weekNews : USAToday: News

In 2013, then-AG Eric Holder told prosecutors not to charge low-level drug offenders with crimes that would incur a mandatory minimum sentence. Video provided by Newsy        

Jeff Sessions wants to bring back long mandatory prison sentences for minor drug offenses

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Donald Trump's racist, perjuring Attorney General, former senator Jefferson Sessions, was signaled that he will reverse Obama-era AG Eric Holder's memo that told federal prosecutors not to bring charges against petty drug offenders,Show More Summary

California lawmakers extend contract with Eric Holder's firm

The California Legislature has extended its contract with former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder's law firm through the end of May. The Legislature is paying Holder's firm Covington & Burling … Click to Continue »

California Wants To Give More Money To Eric Holder To Fight Trump

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra apparently doesn't think that $858 million is nearly enough taxpayer money to fight the Trump administration. That is precisely the amount that California's state budget proposal, laid out by...Show More Summary

Eric Holder Rips Republicans For Trying To Make It More Difficult To Vote

Former Attorney General Eric Holder says it’s “shameful” Republicans are seeking to implement photo ID laws and other measures that make it more difficult to vote. Holder, who is leading a national redistricting reform effort, accused Republicans of trying to suppress potential voters who are less likely to support them. Show More Summary

NY Times Is Rather Apoplectic Over The Attorney General Enforcing The Law

When it was AG Eric Holder running guns to Mexican crime syndicates, the Times was quiet. When Holder was using the power of the state to investigate reporters, the Times

Eric Holder to headline Democratic fundraiser

Former Attorney General Eric Holder is set to headline a key fundraiser for the Democratic Party of Virginia. The party announced Friday that Holder will be the special guest at … Click to Continue »

Democratic push to end gerrymandering, helmed by Eric Holder, to begin in Va.

Former Attorney General to headline fundraiser billed as first campaign event for organization trying to restore Democratic Party.

Obama Lawyers To Make A Killing Taking On Trump

A few months ago we noted that Obama's former Attorney General, Eric Holder (you know, the guy who was held in contempt of Congress for refusing to cooperate in an investigation into his office's 'Fast & Furious' gun smuggling program...Show More Summary

Former AG Holder blasts Georgia redistricting 'power grab'

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is hammering Georgia Republicans for what he calls a "power grab" as the lawmakers try to redraw several legislative districts to benefit sitting lawmakers. … Click to Continue »

Clusterfuck Caligula

Then, when we had an actual functioning executive branch: President Barack Obama plans to replace a “batch” of U.S. Attorneys in the next few weeks and more prosecutors thereafter, according to Attorney General Eric Holder. “I expect that we’ll have an announcement in the next couple of weeks with regard to our first batch of […]

James Rosen on being the target of surveillance under the Obama administration

"...Attorney General, Eric Holder, under Barack Obama as president secretly designated me a criminal co-conspirator and a flight risk."

Obama is staging a political comeback

Former President Barack Obama is staging his political re-debut, Politico reported on Tuesday. “It’s coming. He’s coming,” former attorney general Eric Holder said to a group of reporters at a briefing. "And he's ready to roll." Holder,...Show More Summary

Democratic effort led by ex-AG Holder targets swing states

The targeted races are part of a strategy by a new Democratic coalition led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder that aims to undo what he denounces as the "rigged political process" that has favored Republicans since congressional...Show More Summary

Eric Holder: Obama Is “Ready To Roll” Back Into Politics With Dem Fundraising And Redistricting Efforts

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Politico reports: Barack Obama is getting closer to making his public reappearance in politics, his friend and former Attorney General Eric Holder said on Tuesday. Holder said he’s been talking to the former president about ways — including...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC