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White House Invokes Executive Privilege on ‘Fast and Furious’ Docs

White House Invokes Executive Privilege on ‘Fast and Furious’ Docs

Pete Souza/The White House(WASHINGTON) — The White House has invoked executive privilege over documents at the center of the stand-off between Attorney General Eric Holder and Rep. Darrell Issa, the Republican chairman of the House Oversight and Gover…

White House Invokes Executive Privilege on ‘Fast and Furious’ Docs

White House Invokes Executive Privilege on ‘Fast and Furious’ Docs

Pete Souza/The White House(WASHINGTON) — The White House has invoked executive privilege over documents at the center of the stand-off between Attorney General Eric Holder and Rep. Darrell Issa, the Republican chairman of the House Oversight and Gover…

Contempt Vote Still Planned for Wednesday After Issa Rejects Holder’s Proposal

Contempt Vote Still Planned for Wednesday After Issa Rejects Holder’s Proposal

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Eric Holder took a brief ride from the Department of Justice to the Capitol late Tuesday afternoon to meet with top lawmakers from both parties, trying to avoid an embarrassing contempt vote sche…

Cornyn Calls on Holder to Resign ‎Over Fast & Furious

Cornyn Calls on Holder to Resign ‎Over Fast & Furious

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, called for Attorney General Eric Holder to resign Tuesday over the Fast and Furious gun  scandal.Holder was testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee where Cornyn expressed …

AG Holder and FBI Director Questioned in Leak Investigation

AG Holder and FBI Director Questioned in Leak Investigation

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — In what seemed to be an unusual disclosure, Attorney General Eric Holder Tuesday testified that both he and FBI Director Robert Mueller have been interviewed by FBI agents conducting the leak inve…

Attorney General Appoints Federal Prosecutors for Leak Investigations

Attorney General Appoints Federal Prosecutors for Leak Investigations

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Eric Holder ordered two federal prosecutors Friday night to open criminal investigations into a series of national security leaks to the news media.Holder appointed Ron Machen, th…

Fast & Furious: Issa Says AG Holder Is ‘Not a Good Witness’

Fast & Furious: Issa Says AG Holder Is ‘Not a Good Witness’

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Eric Holder appeared before the House Judiciary Committee, marking the eighth time he has appeared before Congress to testify about the ATF’s botched gun running operation. Holder faced num…

Holder Welcomes Drug Court Graduates Back into Life

Holder Welcomes Drug Court Graduates Back into Life

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — As students graduate across the country this week, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder spoke at a different kind of commencement event: a recognition ceremony for drug court graduates.Holder spoke s…

John Boehner: All Options on Table for ‘Fast and Furious’ Investigation

John Boehner: All Options on Table for ‘Fast and Furious’ Investigation

TOBY JORRIN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — House Speaker John Boehner said “all options are on the table” when asked if the House would move to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt should he refuse to fully comply with the ongoing…

Rep. Darrell Issa Threatens AG Eric Holder with Contempt of Congress

Rep. Darrell Issa Threatens AG Eric Holder with Contempt of Congress

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The undercover, gun-walking operation was called “Fast and Furious.”Now, some furious congressional investigators want to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for allegedly blocki…

Justice Department Dismisses O’Keefe Voting Video as a Stunt

Justice Department Dismisses O’Keefe Voting Video as a Stunt

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Justice Department has brushed aside a video by conservative filmmaker James O’Keefe in which a polling station volunteer is tricked into giving the attorney general’s primary ballot to the wrong …

Eric Holder Reflects on ‘Obamacare’ Homework Assignment

Eric Holder Reflects on ‘Obamacare’ Homework Assignment

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The morning after completing a homework assignment given by a federal judge explaining the administration’s stance on courts’ role in overturning laws, Attorney General Eric Holder was beaming at how …

Eric Holder Completes ‘Obamacare’ Homework Assignment

Eric Holder Completes ‘Obamacare’ Homework Assignment

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Eric Holder has submitted to a federal appeals court judge three pages of single-spaced legal talk explaining President Obama’s recent statements about the Supreme Court&rsq…

Eric Holder: NYPD Spying Controversy ‘Disturbing’

Eric Holder: NYPD Spying Controversy ‘Disturbing’

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The New York Police Department has come under criticism for spying on Muslims outside their jurisdiction. Now the U.S. Attorney General says the operation is under federal review. The recently-disclosed tactics o…

Holder to Speak on Targeted Killings of Americans

Holder to Speak on Targeted Killings of Americans

Official White House photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — To kill or not to kill? Under what conditions can or should the United States government target and kill — without trial — a U.S. citizen suspected of plotting terrorism?On Monday, Attorney Gene…

AG Eric Holder Disgusted By Personal Attacks at Fast and Furious Hearing

AG Eric Holder Disgusted By Personal Attacks at Fast and Furious Hearing

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General Eric Holder faced attacks on his character and tenure as attorney general at a congressional committee hearing on the gun program known as “Fast and Furious,” which was run by the Bur…

Threatened with Contempt, Attorney General Holder to Testify on Fast and Furious Scandal

Threatened with Contempt, Attorney General Holder to Testify on Fast and Furious Scandal

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Embattled Attorney General Eric Holder will take the hot seat again on Thursday in what is expected to be a contentious hearing over the botched ATF (Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives) gun runni…

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