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Justice Department seeks dismissal of Fast and Furious lawsuit

Justice Department seeks dismissal of Fast and Furious lawsuit
Associated Press/Via FOX News WASHINGTON –  The Justice Department on Monday night sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Republican-led House of Representatives committee demanding that Attorney General Eric Holder produce records about the botched law enforcement probe of gun-trafficking called Operation Fast and Furious. President Barack Obama has ...
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Congresswoman Sandy Adams Reacts to Walker Swatting

Congresswoman Sandy Adams Reacts to Walker Swatting
    .   Congresswoman Sandy Adams (R) FL-24 released a statement this evening in response to today’s swatting of blogger Aaron Walker: With the increase in these dangerous incidents, it is clear that our citizens and law enforcement officers are at risk. I hope Attorney General Holder seriously considers ...
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House committee suspects ‘Fast and Furious’ cover-up

House committee suspects ‘Fast and Furious’ cover-up
  By Jerry Seper |The Washington Times   The House committee investigating Fast and Furious has received more than 7,600 documents from the Justice Department, but Republican lawmakers say none addresses who approved the gunrunning probe, who failed to stop it before a U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed and why department officials initially ...
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Carney Lies about Fast & Furious Forgets Brian Terry’s Name

Carney Lies about Fast & Furious Forgets Brian Terry’s Name
    Once again the Administration tried make Fast and Furious a continuation of a Bush Operation rather than admitt it was a different operation conducted under a different set of rules… These lies are so bad even Jay Carey who makes his living lying for Obama looked like ...
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Border Patrol group calls for Holder’s resignation

Border Patrol group calls for Holder’s resignation
By Jerry Seper |The Washington Times The National Border Patrol Council, which represents all 17,000 of the agency’s non-supervisory agents, called for the resignation Monday 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. ...
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A Contempt Citation against Holder will be a bipartisan effort

A Contempt Citation against Holder will be a bipartisan effort
Two American border patrol agents have been killed as a result of Fast and Furious, at least 200 Mexicans are dead as a result of the bungled operation.  Speaker of the House John Boehner seems to have finally gotten up the nerve to allow the House of Representatives to ...
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House Panel To Take Up Contempt Measure Against Holder

House Panel To Take Up Contempt Measure Against Holder
wibw.com Washington (CNN) — A House committee announced Monday it will consider a measure next week to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for failing to provide requested information on the department’s handling of the “Fast and Furious” gun-smuggling sting operation. The House Oversight Committee will consider the ...
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The Hill’s reporting Holder wants to meet with Boehner

The Hill’s reporting Holder wants to meet with Boehner
It sounds like somebody wants to play let’s make a deal. After another day of testimony that didn’t make anyone happy Eric Holder wants to meet with Issa and a couple other committee members, to discuss a way to compromise on his refusal to comply with subpoenas issued by ...
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