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  • Atty Gen. Holder Tells Political Haters to ‘Kiss My Ass!’

    Nov 11, 14 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *(Via Yahoo News) – Newly released emails show Attorney General Eric Holder said that Justice Department prosecutors who were critical of the department’s handling of the fallout of the Fast and Furious gun-walking scandal could “kiss my ass.” Operation Fast and Furious was a botched effort by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives […]

  • Sharpton Chimes in on Nomination of Loretta Lynch as Obama’s Choice for AG

    Nov 7, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *MSNBC’s host of “Politics Nation” and head of the National Action Network, Rev. Al Sharpton has issued a statement on the selection of Loretta Lynch (pictured below) as Attorney General to replace Eric Holder: “The nomination of Loretta Lynch to be the new Attorney General of the United States is applaudable and deserving. She is […]

  • Pres. Obama Chooses Loretta Lynch to Replace Eric Holder as AG

    Nov 7, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *President Obama has decided on who will replace current Attorney General Eric Holder, who tendered his resignation in September. And from all accounts, it’s a very interesting selection. On Saturday, the president will announce that Loretta Lynch is his choice to take over for Holder. If confirmed by the Senate, Lynch would be President Obama’s […]

  • Justice Dept. Upset With New Leaks in Michael Brown Case

    Oct 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *The Justice Department has criticized what it calls a series of of “selective leaks” from the investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., claiming authorities are trying to sway public opinion, The Los Angeles Times reported. The leaks from the official inquiry into the shooting appear to support […]

  • Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Eric Holder Was Our Firewall against GOP Bigotry

    Sep 29, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *One of the most poignant moments in Attorney General Eric Holder Jr.’s six year tenure heading the Justice Department came in February 2009 barely a month after he had been confirmed as Attorney General. He told an overflow crowd celebrating Black History Month at the Justice Department that America was “cowardly” when it came to […]

  • Report: Eric Holder Left Post Over Wife’s Concerns for his Health

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 9 Comments

    *Attorney General Eric Holder’s out-of-the-blue announcement that he intends to step down was reportedly initiated by his wife’s concerns about his health, Politico reports. Holder was rushed to the hospital in February after feeling faint and having a shortness of breath. Doctors gave him the okay to return to work, but soon after the incident, rumors […]