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Judicial Watch -- June 20, 2012  
DOJ secretly drops terrorism charges in Taliban case    
The Department of Justice (DOJ) refuses to explain why it has abruptly dropped terrorism charges against a member of a Middle Eastern family indicted in south Florida last year with providing material support for the Pakistani Taliban. -- In all, six people were charged with sending tens of thousands of dollars to the terrorist organization, which is associated with Al-Qaeda and has claimed responsibility for numerous attacks...

USA Today -- June 20, 2012  
Holder held in contempt of Congress    
A House oversight committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt, marking an escalation of the long-running dispute between Republicans and the Justice Department over internal administration documents related to Operation Fast and Furious. -- The 23-17 vote to hold Holder in contempt of Congress came as President Obama on Wednesday morning invoked executive privilege...

Fox News -- June 20, 2012
Issa forges ahead in attempt to hold subversive Obama regime accountable
Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday that he is pressing ahead with a committee vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress, despite an 11th-hour move by President Obama to exert executive privilege over the Fast and Furious documents at the heart of the dispute. -- The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee was informed of the president's decision in a letter Wednesday morning...

Associated Press -- June 20, 2012 
Obama exerts executive privelege over Fast and Furious documents  
Breaking at 7:00 am PDt. More later... | 7:15 update from Fox News

William McGurn -- Wall Street Journal -- June 19, 2012 
Eric Holder's politics of contempt     
Finally, Eric Holder is on the ropes. House members are readying to vote him in contempt of Congress. Senators wonder aloud whether he can be trusted to investigate White House leaks that have exposed inside information about some of our most successful antiterror operations to some of our most dangerous enemies. --Alas, the old bulls of the Senate -- including Republicans John McCain, Lindsey Graham...

Jerry Seper -- Washington Times -- June 18, 2012  
Border Patrol group calls for Holder's resignation    
The National Border Patrol Council, which represents all 17,000 of the agency's nonsupervisory agents, called Monday for the resignation of Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. for his role in the botched "Fast and Furious" gunrunning operation that resulted in the death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent. -- Council President George E. McCubbin III, a 25-year Border Patrol veteran, described Mr. Holder's actions in the case as...

Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms -- June 15, 2012  
New poll sends clear message that Holder should go    
Bellevue, Wash. -- A new Rasmussen poll showing only 27 percent support for Attorney General Eric Holder keeping his job, while 73 percent are either in favor of his resignation or undecided, is a clear message that Holder should step down, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. -- There is one important caveat, noted CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb...

The Hill -- June 15, 2012 
Dems denounce 'blatant abuse of power' in Holder contempt vote  
House Democrats assailed Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) on Thursday for moving forward with a contempt vote against Attorney General Eric Holder, calling the move "irresponsible, unprecedented and contrary to the rule of law." -- Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, distributed an eight-page memo Thursday detailing the minority's objections to the contempt vote.

Sandra Miller -- The Examiner -- June 15, 2012  
The Fast and Furious scandal    
US Attorney General Eric Holder has refused to turn over evidence in the ongoing Fast and Furious gunrunning investigation. On June 20, the House will vote on whether or not Mr. Holder will be held in contempt of Congress. This vote will be the fourth time in the past 30 years that congress has initiated contempt proceedings against a member of the executive branch...

Bloomberg -- June 14, 2012  
Holder offers documents to avert gun probe contempt vote  
The U.S. Justice Department is offering to provide some documents requested by House Republicans related to a federal gun investigation in an effort to avoid a vote on whether Attorney General Eric Holder should be held in contempt of Congress. -- Holder made the offer in a letter today to Darrell Issa, the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform committee, which scheduled a contempt vote for June 20...

Arnold Ahlert -- Right Side News -- Kennesaw, Ga. -- June 14, 2012 
Eric Holder's corrupt agenda    
On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced it was filing a lawsuit against Florida over the state's push to clean its voter roles of dead and foreign voters. The move comes on the heels of Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA), the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, scheduling a vote by his panel on June 20th aimed at holding U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress...

Jim Kouri, CPP -- The Examiner -- June 13, 2012 
Democrats spout big lie about Fast and Furious snafu, say cops    
During Fox News Channel's Megyn Kelly's interview of Democratic Party operative Julian Epstein today, the Obama sycophant stated that President George W. Bush and his Justice Department were responsible for initiating the snafu known as Operation Fast and Furious. -- From the start, according to a law enforcement source, when U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was questioned by Congress about...

J. Christian Adams -- Family Security Matters -- June 13, 2012  
Meet the radical DOJ lawyer suing Florida    
The DOJ filed a complaint against Florida today to stop Florida from removing ineligible non-citizens from the voter rolls. (Yesterday DOJ, disgracing long-established tradition, leaked this impending news to a sycophantic blogger.) Florida has already discovered noncitizens who voted illegally in previous elections. -- The lawsuit filed today seeks to stop Florida from purging non-citizens from Florida voting rolls...

Sen. John Cornyn -- Fox News -- June 13, 2012  
Attorney General Eric Holder should resign    
Tuesday morning I called on Attorney General Eric Holder to resign from office. Let me explain why. -- The case against Eric Holder could begin and end with his handling of "Operation Fast and Furious," the program in which our Justice Department deliberately allowed the sale of nearly 2,000 firearms to Mexican drug cartels, and then intentionally lost track of them. In December 2010, two of these guns were found...

Government Executive -- June 12, 2012  
Florida sues DHS in effort to purge voter rolls    
The state of Florida is taking its controversial push to purge the state's voter rolls of ineligible voters to the next level with a suit against the [DHS] filed by Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner on Monday. -- The suit accuses DHS of failing to provide the state with access to the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements Program database to verify the citizenship of suspected illegal immigrants on Florida's voter rolls...

Arnold Ahlert -- Front Page Magazine -- June 12, 2012
Bringing Eric Holder to justice    
Patience has apparently run out with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and his refusal to turn over what congressional investigators consider critical evidence in the ongoing Fast and Furious gunrunning investigation. On June 20th, the House Oversight Committee will vote on whether or not to hold Mr. Holder in contempt of Congress. The vote would mark the fourth time in the last 30 years...

Jim Kouri, CPP -- The Examiner -- June 12, 2012  
Holder, DOJ sue Florida despite proof of illegal voters    
The Attorney General Eric Holder isn't going to allow his legal problems get in the way of Department of Justice officials on Monday announcing their intention to sue the Florida over its so-called "purge" of the state's voter rolls. The DOJ lawsuit announcement occurred the same day that Florida's government announced it was suing a different federal agency over the same purge...

Daily Caller -- June 12, 2012 
Holder: Everyone knows 'in-person voting fraud is uncommon'   
Attorney General Eric Holder defended his department's challenges to state's voter ID laws on Monday, alleging that "Those on all sides of this debate have acknowledged that in-person voting fraud is uncommon." -- Holder spoke at the League of Women Voters conference where he challenged those who believe that "easing registration hurdles will only lead to voter fraud."

Jim Kouri, CPP -- The Examiner -- June 12, 2012 
Senior Justice staff were aware of gun-walking    
Beginning on Thursday, and throughout the weekend, Attorney General Eric Holder came under attack by Republican members of the House of Representatives when he was confronted with newly released Justice Department documents regarding the Operation Fast and Furious "gun-walking" debacle. Now, today, Holder faces the U.S. Senators on the Judiciary Committee who will continue to press him...

Kerry Picket -- Washington Times -- June 12, 2012  
Cornyn calls on Holder to resign    
Attorney General Eric Holder appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday and answered questions on Fast and Furious. Senator John Cornyn, Texas Republican, read a litany of grievances against the Attorney General including Mr. Holder's stonewalling of documentation requested by Congress. -- Cornyn said. At the end of his statement, Cornyn called on Eric Holder to resign...

Dave Gibson -- The Examiner -- June 12, 2012  
Eric Holder could be jailed over 'Fast and Furious' docs    
The House Oversight Committee has scheduled a vote for next week on whether or not to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress over his refusal to turn over documents detailing the Justice Department's notorious Fast and Furious (aka Operation Gunrunner) program, which put thousands of assault weapons in the hands of the Mexican drug cartels...

Investor's Business Daily Editorial -- June 12, 2012  
Holder shows nothing but contempt for the gunwalking scandal   
A House committee has announced a June 20 vote on whether Attorney General Eric Holder is in contempt of Congress for withholding documents in the "Fast and Furious" scandal. It can't happen soon enough. -- For more than a year, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has labored to find out the truth of White House involvement in the blood-drenched debacle known as "Fast and Furious."

CBS News -- June 11, 2012  
House committee schedules contempt vote against Holder    
CBS News has learned the House Oversight Committee will vote next week on whether to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress. It's the fourth time in 30 years that Congress has launched a contempt action against an executive branch member. -- This time, the dispute stems from Holder failing to turn over documents subpoenaed on October 12, 2011 in the Fast and Furious "gunwalking" investigation...

Investor's Business Daily Editorial -- June 11, 2012 
Holder shows nothing but contempt for the gunwalking scandal   
A House committee has announced a June 20 vote on whether Attorney General Eric Holder is in contempt of Congress for withholding documents in the "Fast and Furious" scandal. It can't happen soon enough. -- For more than a year, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has labored to find out the truth of White House involvement in the blood-drenched debacle known as "Fast and Furious."

Josh Gerstein -- Politico  -- June 8, 2012
Holder unaware that court visitors must show ID    
Due to a recent work assignment, I had the opportunity to enter a federal courthouse about 200 times in the past six weeks or so. Each and every time, I was asked for a photo ID, which the court security officer looked at and then allowed me to put away in my wallet. -- This procedure, which takes place tens of thousands if not hundreds of thousands of times each day in federal courthouses across the country, is apparently...

Anthony Martin -- The Examiner -- June 8, 2012  
Issa tells Holder 'you are not a good witness'    
During a hearing today of the House Judiciary Committee, Attorney General Eric Holder claimed memory lapses when asked about the Fast and Furious scandal. -- When U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, asked Holder if he or anyone else at the Justice Department had told the White House about "gunwalking" when it appeared that the activity contributed to the death of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, Holder replied, "I don't know."

Houston Chronicle -- June 8, 2012  
Cornyn demands DOJ accountability over Fast and Furious
Texas Sen. John Cornyn today lambasted Attorney General Eric Holder about misleading information given to Congress related to the botched gun-tracking sting known as Operation Fast and Furious. -- Cornyn, a San Antonio Republican, was responding to information that surfaced earlier today indicating that senior Justice Department officials had knowledge of the reckless tactics to be used in Operation Fast and Furious...

Jim Kouri, CPP -- The Examiner -- June 8, 2012  
Lawmakers express concerns with Holder leadership following testimony
Following the testimony of Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday, Congressman Lamar Smith expressed concern with Holder's leadership of the Justice Department and the Obama administration's efforts to impose a partisan agenda on the American people. -- The chairman of House Judiciary Committee, Lamar Smith (R-Texas), grilled Attorney General Holder at the hearing in Washington, D.C. about whether...

Daily Caller -- June 8, 2012  
Cummings to Issa: Halt contempt proceedings against Holder    
House oversight committee ranking Democratic member Rep. Elijah Cummings asked his committee's chairman, California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa, to withdraw the looming contempt of Congress citation against Attorney General Eric Holder for withholding subpoenaed documents related to Operation Fast and Furious. -- In a press release following a Thursday House Judiciary Committee hearing in which Holder sparred...

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