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Eric Holder Fast and Furious

Shadee Ashtari

Eric Holder Blasts GOP Congressman And 'His Idiot Cronies' For Fast And Furious Probe, Emails Show

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder criticized Rep. Darrell Issa’s (R-Calif.) years-long congressional probe into "Operation Fast and Furious" as little mo...

Mollie Reilly

This Is What Eric Holder's Legacy Will Be

HuffingtonPost.com | Mollie Reilly | Posted 10.02.2014 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder, the first African-American to hold the top law enforcement position in the United States, announced on Thursday that he ...

Ryan J. Reilly

House Republicans Want To Impeach Eric Holder For Refusing To Defend Unconstitutional Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 11.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A fringe group of House Republicans announced this week they will try to make Attorney General Eric Holder the first cabinet official to...

Yoho, Republicans Plan For Holder Impeachment

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.07.2013 | Politics

A group of House Republicans plan an effort to oust Attorney General Eric Holder by year's end, Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) told the Gainesville Sun. ...

The Never-ending War on Eric Holder

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

he GOP's dogged vow to hamstring Obama with the odor of scandal and in effect straightjacket his presidency insures that Holder will continue to serve as a red herring to toss more mud on Obama and hope that it sticks. The never-ending war on Holder is a key part of that ploy.

Investigators Release Massive Fast And Furious Report

Reuters | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics

The U.S. Justice Department's internal watchdog on Wednesday referred 14 employees, including senior official Lanny Breuer, for possible internal disc...

Holder Poll: No Real Opinions Formed Among Many

Robert M. Eisinger | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics
Robert M. Eisinger

Polls are news, and are critically valuable for democracy. They often tell us about what we believe and why. But not all polls, even reputable polls with thoughtfully constructed questions, are newsworthy.

What's Next After The Holder Vote

Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

By LARRY MARGASAK AND PETE YOST, AP WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department has declared that Attorney General Eric Holder's decision to withhold info...

Did The GOP Overreach On Holder Contempt Vote?

www.motherjones.com | Posted 08.29.2012 | Black Voices

The "Fast and Furious" imbroglio may have just gone sideways on House Republicans. Just prior to them leading a House vote for contempt against Attorn...

The NRA's 'Fast and Furious' Gun Walking

Robert J. Spitzer | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics
Robert J. Spitzer

Just as the NRA continues to blame the ATF for the 2000 guns allegedly "walked" into Mexico, the NRA should take the real credit for the "walking" of hundreds of thousands of guns into Mexico, as American agents can do little more than watch.

John Rudolf

Eric Holder Contempt Vote -- Now What?

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 06.29.2012 | Politics

In a nearly party-line vote, Republicans in Congress easily passed a measure on Thursday citing Attorney General Eric Holder with contempt for refusin...

Jennifer Bendery

House Takes Serious Action On Holder

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans voted Thursday to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress, an issue that has become so politicized t...

A 'Fast And Furious' Hypocrisy: Members Behind Holder Contempt Vote Receive Lots Of Campaign Cash From The National Rifle Association

Suzanne Merkelson | Posted 08.28.2012 | Politics
Suzanne Merkelson

Will Attorney General Eric Holder be a victim of the influence of corporate money in politics?

Holder Vote Looming

Posted 06.28.2012 | Politics

By LARRY MARGASAK, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Barring a last-minute deal, House Republicans plan historic votes Thursday to hold Attorney G...

Jennifer Bendery

Black Lawmakers To Walk Out During House Contempt Vote On Eric Holder

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Congressional Black Caucus will walk out of the House chamber during Thursday's vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contemp...

John Rudolf

Where Are The Witnesses? GOP Fast And Furious Probe Ignored Inconvenient Evidence, Democrats Say

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

As Congress prepares to charge Attorney General Eric Holder with contempt on Thursday for his refusal to deliver documents tied to Operation Fast and ...

House Set To Vote On Eric Holder Contempt Charges

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2012 | Politics

* Republican leaders set date for unprecedented vote * Documents sought in "Fast and Furious" investigation WASHINGTON, ...

Slowing Down 'Fast and Furious'

Alan B. Morrison | Posted 08.25.2012 | Politics
Alan B. Morrison

This is a situation where it would be in everyone's interest for the House not to vote on the proposed contempt citation, if the committee really wants to see the relevant documents and not just get into an election year fight.

Zach Carter

Issa Admits He Has No Proof White House Was Involved In Fast And Furious

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) contradicted House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Sunday, saying that Congr...

Andrea Stone

The Slain Border Agent Whose Death Exposed Fast And Furious

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

Christmas was 11 days away, and Brian Terry was eager to fly home to Michigan for his first family holiday in three years. He couldn't wait to see the...

GOP Congressman Calls Nancy Pelosi 'Mind-Numbingly Stupid'

The Huffington Post | Greg Rosalsky | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) called House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) "mind-numbingly stupid" for suggesting that Republicans are attacking At...

Holder Hang Tough and Ignore GOP Calls for Your Resignation

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Attorney General Eric Holder -- hang tough and ignore Florida Senator Marco Rubio and the soon to-be drumbeat of other Republicans sniffing your blood that will call for your resignation.

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.

Fast And Furious Controversy Sparks Outpouring Of Political Reaction

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama pulled a surprising move Wednesday morning when he asserted executive privilege for the first time in response to requests made...

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...