Home  »  Fast & Furious (Page 2)


May 21, 2013 Comments Off Jack Flash

WASHINGTON — The former top federal prosecutor in Arizona retaliated against the lead whistle-blower in the Fast and Furious gun-smuggling scandal by leaking an internal report that suggested the whistle-blower once favored allowing illegal gun sales as a way to track weapons to drug cartels in Mexico, the Justice Department's inspector general's office said Monday. Dennis ...

Continue Reading


May 20, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT The Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General published a new report Monday that confirms former U.S. Attorney for Arizona Dennis Burke leaked a document intended to smear Operation Fast and Furious scandal whistleblower John Dodson. The DOJ IG said it found “Burke’s conduct in disclosing the Dodson memorandum to be inappropriate for a ...

Continue Reading


Apr 7, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WND WASHINGTON – A court fight over documentation of the Fast and Furious scandal, where the U.S. government trafficked weapons to drug dealers in Mexico, is just ratcheting up now. But Katie Pavlich, author of the New York Times bestseller “Fast and Furious: Barack Obama’s Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up,” news editor of Townhall.com ...

Continue Reading


Apr 4, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FREE BEACON Several congressmen sent another letter to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) Wednesday, months after first requesting information about a failed undercover operation with similarities to Operation Fast and Furious. “Not only have you yet to provide us with any information or documents about this operation, but, months after ATF ...

Continue Reading


Mar 22, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Continue Reading


Mar 17, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: The Justice Department and a congressional committee disagree on the pace of their talks to settle a lawsuit over congressional efforts to get records related to Operation Fast and Furious, a bungled gun-tracking operation. In a joint filing Friday night, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee told the judge in the case ...

Continue Reading


Mar 1, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Attorney General Eric Holder admitted to something that the congressional investigators probing Operation Fast and Furious must have already understood: he has no respect for the legislators who voted to hold him in contempt for refusing to hand over documents about the gun-walking scandal. I have to tell you that for me ...

Continue Reading


Feb 27, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from RED ALERT POLITICS: Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) lashed out against President Obama’s gun control proposals on Wednesday, asking if a Fast and Furious probe would be included in the list. “My home is the home to Fast and Furious, where there was gun-running across the Mexican border, and you know we still haven’t ...

Continue Reading


Feb 22, 2013 Comments Off littlebytes

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and U.S. Representative Trey Gowdy (R-South Carolina) are pressing Attorney General Eric Holder on why the Department of Justice is prosecuting only a small fraction of the convicted felons and fugitives from justice who are failing background checks under the National Instant Criminal Background Check ...

Continue Reading


Feb 17, 2013 Comments Off littlebytes

Amazing, the Phoenix Police Department has the nerve to say they don't know who or why it happened, yet claims it was "absolutely not" related to Mexican drug cartel violence. How do they know that when they don't know who did it or why the shots were fired??!! How could anyone sleep through that, go ...

Continue Reading


Jan 31, 2013 Comments Off littlebytes

Military.com provides verification for the letter submitted by active duty and retired special forces members on their site with this statement: More than 1,100 former and current Army Special Forces troops — Green Berets — have reportedly put their names to a letter condemning any efforts to restrict gun ownership following the massacre of 20 students ...

Continue Reading


Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

Via Breitbart: As part of President Barack Obama’s 23-point gun control plan, he nominated Minnesota U.S. Attorney B. Todd Jones–who currently doubles right now as the acting director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives–to be the ATF director. Jones was personally a part of the high-ranking Department of Justice unit that first met on ...

Continue Reading


Jan 18, 2013 Comments Off spratico

ABCnews- A Mexican national claims to be the man who shot and killed U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, whose death is tied to the "Fast and Furious" gun-walking scandal. Gustavo Cruz-Lozano, who says he killed Terry, turned himself in on Wednesday on charges related to a separate incident: threatening to kill Hidalgo County, Texas Sheriff ...

Continue Reading


Jan 18, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

Via Breitbart: Attorney General Eric Holder and his Department of Justice have asked a federal court to indefinitely delay a lawsuit brought by watchdog group Judicial Watch. The lawsuit seeks the enforcement of open records requests relating to Operation Fast and Furious, as required by law. Judicial Watch had filed, on June 22, 2012, a Freedom of ...

Continue Reading


Jan 10, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

A new petition has popped up on Barack Obama's very own, "We The People" website, demanding that any and all government officials involved in programs to sell arms to drug cartels be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law for their involvement in international gun trafficking, and accessory to murder. Though the he petition is ...

Continue Reading


Dec 19, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Excerpt From CBS News: Mexican beauty queen Susana Flores Maria Gamez and four others died in a brutal gun battle between Sinaloa cartel members and the Mexican military in November. CBS News has learned that one weapon recovered from the area of the crime scene was originally purchased by federal agent George Gillett, an Alcohol, Tobacco ...

Continue Reading


Oct 30, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from THE BLAZE/AP: — A Mexican man pleaded guilty Tuesday in the killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent during a 2010 firefight near the Arizona-Mexico border. The first-degree murder plea on Tuesday by Manuel Osorio-Arellanes, of El Fuerte in the Mexican state of Sinaloa, marks the first conviction in the December 2010 ...

Continue Reading


Oct 30, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Top-ranking Capitol Hill Republicans released a new report Monday on the Obama administration’s Operation Fast and Furious that concludes high-ranking Justice Department officials “failed to identify red flags” in the mishandled gun-tracking operation. The 140-page report singles out five senior agency officials: Assistant Attorney General Lanny Breuer, acting Deputy Attorney General Gary ...

Continue Reading


Oct 29, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: The latest congressional report on Operation Fast and Furious found that the gunwalking-program-turned-scandal was the result of a “deliberate strategy created at the highest levels of the Justice Department aimed at identifying the leaders of a major gun trafficking ring.” The report is the second installment in a three-part series from ...

Continue Reading


Oct 28, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

It starts a little slow, and then it blows up. "They have been in the tank on this in a way I've never seen. CBS, days after the President (in fact) told them he knew that there was an attack ... I am appalled right now, this White House, this President, this Vice President, this Secretary ...

Continue Reading


Oct 12, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from TOWNHALL: Special Agent Vince Cefalu has worked for the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms for more than 25 years. On top of successfully placing dozens of hard criminals behind bars throughout his career, Cefalu has received promotions and consistently positive evaluations. When he started raising his voice about ATF corruption and illegal ...

Continue Reading


Oct 2, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Excerpted from Fox News: Two U.S. Border Patrol agents were shot, one fatally, Tuesday morning in an area in south Arizona known as a major drug-smuggling corridor, authorities said. The identities of the agents were not immediately released, but the shooting occurred at the Brian Terry Station near Naco, Ariz., which ...

Continue Reading


Sep 29, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(THE DAILY CALLER) Spanish-language television network Univision plans to air a television special that it said reveals more violence than previously known, as well as the stories of how many more Operation Fast and Furious victims were killed, the network announced in a Friday release. “The consequences of the controversial ‘Fast and Furious’ undercover operation ...

Continue Reading


Sep 26, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(BIG GOVERNMENT) Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa and Ranking Member on the Senate Judiciary Committee Senator Charles Grassley sent a letter to Inspector General Michael Horowitz asking for an investigation into the murder of ICE Agent Jaime Zapata. Members of the Zeta drug cartel murdered agent Zapata in Mexico on February 15, 2011. Otilio Osorio ...

Continue Reading


Sep 20, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Interviewers on the Spanish-language television network Univision grilled President Barack Obama about the Operation Fast and Furious scandal plaguing his administration in an interview Thursday.

Continue Reading
Page 2 of 71234...Last »