On “Face the Nation” this week, Senator John Cornyn (R., Texas) said it’s past time for Attorney General Eric Holder to step down. He cited Fast and Furious, as well as the Department of Justice’s monitoring of AP reporters’ phone calls. Show More Summary
Luke Johnson, "Louie Gohmert Goes Off On Eric Holder At House Hearing", Huffington Post 5/16/2013: A visibly infuriated Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) tore into Attorney General Eric Holder after his time expired in a House Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday. […] "I cannot have a witness challenge my character," said Gohmert, as the chairman told him again that [...]
Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday announced that he had ordered a criminal investigation into the IRS scandal, in which the agency was found to have inappropriately screened and handled applications for tax-exempt status from conservative groups.
When Attorney General Eric Holder appeared at a Judiciary Committee hearing this week, most of the attention was on Benghazi. My colleague Glenn Kessler reports on a less widely remarked upon exchange this week between Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Holder during the … Continue reading ?
Bill Press is a liberal radio show host with a syndicated show heard across the country, so, naturally, Press is also an Obama supporter. But even this Obama supporter thinks that it is time for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to be fired. Show More Summary
President Obama says the Justice Department’s secret seizure of Associated Press phone logs does not diminish his view of his close friend, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Obama said he did not want to comment on a “specific and pending case,” but offered up a categorical defense of Holder, who has come under fire for [...]
Click here to view this media Things got heated and a bit insane, as they usually do, when Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) got miffed when Attorney General Eric Holder rather politely told Gohmert he didn't know what he was talking about,Show More Summary
Testifying before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, Attorney General Eric Holder declared his support for requiring the government to get a warrant before reading Americans’ e-mail. It’s about time. The law has long protected Americans against warrantless wiretapping of … Continue reading ?
Congressman Doug Collins questioned Attorney General Eric Holder when he appeared before the House Judiciary Committee.
Darrell Issa just before Eric Holder called his conduct "shameful." It was billed in the media ahead of time as a hearing to question Attorney General Eric Holder on revelations about IRS targeting of conservative groups and the Department of Justice's seizure of two months' of Associated Press phone records. Show More Summary
In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News, Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) unloaded on Attorney General Eric Holder, offering up the possibility that the nation’s top law enforcement official may turn on President Barack Obama and shed light on one or several of the many scandals facing the White House. Show More Summary
Reports of his demise may be greatly exaggerated. He has “complete confidence in Eric Holder as attorney general,” the president said at a joint White House news conference with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Obama also said that while Americans live “in a democracy where a free press, free expression and the open flow [...]
President Obama reiterated his full support for Attorney General Eric Holder today amid concerns over the Department of Justice’s seizure of AP reporters’ phone records. “ I have complete confidence in Eric Holder as attorney general,” Obama said during his joint press conference with Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan?. Show More Summary
From Michael Sneed at the Chicago Sun-Times: Sneed is told that Attorney General Eric ?Fast and Furious? Holder?s days are numbered. Sneed hears President Barack Obama, who is this/close to Holder, has set his sights on Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick...
by John G. Malcolm and Hans von Spakovsky WASHINGTON, D.C., May 16, 2013 (Heritage Foundation) - With the announcement by Attorney General Eric Holder of a criminal investigation of the IRS over the agency’s targeting of conservative Tea Party and other groups, a key question that has arisen is: What are the relevant federal criminal…
President Obama said he has "no apologies" for launching investigations into national security threats and offered "complete confidence" in Attorney General Eric Holder, who has come under criticism this week for the Justice Department subpoena of Associated Press phone records....
One of the biggest developments from Attorney General Eric Holder's grilling yesterday is that he apparently only orally recused himself from the controversial case involving the AP phone records. While Holder claims he believes he recused...Show More Summary
Chicago reporter Michael Sneed says Obama is eyeing Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick to replace scandal-plagued Eric Holder. The Sun-Times reported: Sneed is told that Attorney General Eric “Fast and Furious” Holder’s days are numbered. Sneed hears President Barack Obama, who … Continue reading ?
A round up of Attorney General Eric Holder's many "I don't know" statements from his testimony yesterday in front of the...
One of the 56 times Attorney General Eric Holder answered "I don't know" to a question during his unpleasant House Judiciary hearing on Wednesday pertained to the Born Alive Infants Protection Act. It's been around since 2002, but Holder doesn't know if it's been enforced. Show More Summary