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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.

Obama Addresses AP Scandal During Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Thursday a "balance" should be struck between national security interests and freedom of the press, in respo...

Holder Gives Aggressive Defense Of Obama's Executive Actions

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Friday that President Barack Obama acted within his legal authority when Ob...

Holder Accuses Republicans Of 'Proxy' Attack

AP | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder is charging that he's become a "proxy" for Republican attacks against President Barack Obama in an ele...

It Takes a Nation of Cowards to Prove Eric Holder Right

Rinku Sen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rinku Sen

Apparently, there's only room for one black man at the highest levels of government taking the nation to task on race.

Urgent Need for New Attorney General to Take Action

Marisa Treviño | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marisa Treviño

While Holder will be a breath of fresh air when it comes to setting a new department attitude towards the legal treatment of undocumented immigrants, it can't stop there.

Eric Holder Sworn In, First Black Attorney General

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — On Attorney General Eric Holder's first day on the job, he signaled a clean break with past policies of the Bush administration and...

Eric Holder and Jack Quinn: Two Players in the Rich Pardon Scandal -- Where They Are Today

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carol Felsenthal

Eric Holder told members of the Judiciary Committee last Thursday that his role in the Marc Rich pardon was a mistake and that he learned from that mistake and would not repeat it.

Eric Holder "More Deeply Involved" In Rich Pardon Than Supporters Acknowledge

New York Times | ERIC LICHTBLAU and DAVID JOHNSTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - In the much praised career of Eric H. Holder Jr., President-elect Barack Obama's choice to be attorney general, there is one notable blem...

Lawyer for Chiquita in Colombia Death Squad Case May be Next U.S. Attorney General

Dan Kovalik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Kovalik

Eric Holder is not the type of Attorney General we need in the wake of the recent economic collapse created by the unfettered greed of such corporate firms.

Eric Holder, Attorney General

AP | LARA JAKES JORDAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

READ THE ERIC HOLDER BIG NEWS PAGE FOR ALL UPDATES ***Update 12/2, 11:52 AM*** Glenn Greenwald of Salon examines Eric Holder, Jack Quinn and the i...