Leading Off ? Redistricting Reform: Former Attorney General Eric Holder formally launched a new redistricting reform effort backed by key party leaders called the National Democratic Redistricting Committee. The NDRC aims to deploy an...Show More Summary
Democrats launched a highly promoted redistricting effort on Thursday, hoping to target one of the party's biggest failures in the era of President Barack Obama. Announced by former Attorney General Eric Holder, the National Democratic...Show More Summary
Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday formally announced a new effort aimed at challenging the partisan gerrymandering that's left Democrats struggling to win local and state offices. The new … Click to Continue »
Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police, told the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday during testimony that...
Last week, California legislators made the unprecedented move of retaining former US Attorney General Eric Holder to assist them in potential legal battles with the incoming Trump administration. The move was a head-scratcher for at least two big reasons. Show More Summary
The incoming Donald Trump administration poses many potential challenges to progressive state governments. So the state of California wanted to be prepared. It has hired Eric Holder, President Barack Obama’s former attorney general, to represent its interests against Trump. Show More Summary
Yesterday it was announced that California legislators have hired former Attorney General Eric Holder as outside counsel to “prepare to defend the state” against potential policy conflicts with the Trump administration, leaving manyShow More Summary
For some reason, the State of California announced today that they hired former US Attorney General Eric Holder “Girding for four years of potential battles with President-elect Donald J. Trump” says the New York Times. [Kevin de León, the Democratic leader of the Senate] said he expected California to challenge Washington — and defend itself […]
As it braces for an adversarial relationship with the incoming presidential administration, on Wednesday the California Legislature selected former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to serve as outside counsel and advise on the state’s legal strategy against President-elect Trump. Show More Summary
The Democratic-dominated Legislature adds legal firepower as it anticipates a court battle with the new Trump administration over issues such as climate change and immigration.
The California Legislature has hired the firm of former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder as outside counsel to assist legal challenges posed by conflicts with the Trump Administration, Democratic leaders … Click to Continue »
The former U.S. attorney general will help the legislature fight the Trump administration on environmental and other issues.
The former U.S. attorney general will help the state resist the incoming president's regressive policies.
[guest post by JVW] The Dog Trainer reports this morning that Democrats in the California Legislature have retained the services of one Eric Himpton Holder, Jr., Esq. to provide counsel on how to counter the policies of the new Administration and Congressional majority. Holder and a team of attorneys from the firm Covington & Burling […]
The California Legislature’s Democratic Leaders announced today that they have hired former Attorney General Eric Holder to represent them against the Trump administration. California Governor Jerry Brown and other prominent California Democrats have made in very clear in recent weeks that they stand against Trump’s draconian proposals and laws. Show More Summary
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WASHINGTON ? Former Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that he will be the chairman of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, a new organization meant to act as a hub for Democratic Party efforts to gain controlShow More Summary
His predecessors were super-crappy at their job: Under Eric Holder — the only attorney general in American history to be held in contempt by the House of Representatives — and then Loretta Lynch, the Obama-era DOJ has exhibited a special contempt for the rule of law. Show More Summary
In March of 2011, one month after Attorney General Eric Holder announced the Department of Justice would stop defending a law that prohibited the federal government from treating same-sex marriages as equal to heterosexual marriages, Alabama Sen. Show More Summary
Former Attorney General Eric Holder said he's making a push to end the Electoral College.