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Eric Holder Contempt

Issa Reportedly Wanted A Scalp For Fast And Furious

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

"Fast and Furious" has all the makings of a classic summer Washington scandal. At least the kind that plays out in ritualistic fashion amid election-y...

Jennifer Bendery

Nancy Pelosi Says Contempt Vote Against Eric Holder Is Really About Voter Suppression

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) made a bold accusation on Thursday about what is driving Republicans to hold Attorney Gene...

Leave Eric Holder Alone: Surely Congress Has Something Better to Do

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics
Lauren Brown Jarvis

House Republicans' unanimous decision to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt is continued evidence Congress is willing to do anything except work on creating policies to help the American people prosper.

Joe The Plumber Evokes Clinton Affair In Holder Slam

Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

Samuel Wurzelbacher, more commonly known as Joe the Plumber, weighed in on the Fast and Furious controversy on Wednesday, criticizing Attorney General...

Issa's Committee Takes Serious Action Against Holder

Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

The House Government Oversight and Reform Committee has voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress by a 23-17 vote. Speaker...

Jennifer Bendery

Nancy Pelosi Slams Contempt Vote: 'I Could Have Arrested Karl Rove ... But We Didn't'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Wednesday that the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is playing politic...

Attorney General Eric Holder Has Been 'Stopped and Frisked'

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

Attempting to argue that AG Holder somehow withheld information with regards to the Fast and Furious case, Rep. Darrell Issa has engaged in a political witch hunt that proves only one thing: the hypocrisy of GOP members for personal and Party benefit.

Sam Stein

Obama Asserts Rare Authority In Fast And Furious Case

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama has asserted executive privilege in response to requests made by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the Committee on Ove...

House Committee Taking Vote On Holder

Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

By PETE YOST, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- A House committee is poised to vote on whether to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of...

John Rudolf

Eric Holder Seeks Fast And Furious Deal To Avoid Contempt

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder said during Senate testimony Tuesday that he is willing to compromise with Republican leaders over a congressional probe ...

Michael McAuliff

Issa Wants Contempt Vote, But Boycotted When Dems Wanted One

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is threatening a vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Con...