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Apr 28, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

UPDATE: Misinformation has been floating around the internet and on tv news that Issa has House Speaker John Boehner's backing on the citation. As noted below, he has not yet made a formal decision on the matter. (CBS News) -- House Republicans investigating the Fast and Furious scandal plan to pursue a contempt citation against Attorney ...

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Apr 26, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Inhofe is not buying the mea culpa offered by the EPA official who bragged about the agency’s “crucify them” enforcement philosophy against oil and gas companies. “His apology was meaningless,” Inhofe told The Daily Caller in a Thursday morning interview. “You’re going to treat people like the Romans ...

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Apr 26, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: U.S. Assistant Attorney General Ronald Weich plans to resign his position soon, as two different scandals rage on in which he has provided allegedly misleading information to Congress. Weich, who has served as Attorney General Eric Holder’s emissary in congressional communications, will become the next dean of the University of Baltimore ...

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Mar 25, 2012 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

CNN -- The latest twist in the tug of war over Department of Justice documents central to the investigation of Operation Fast and Furious came Friday evening, when a top Justice official refused a congressional request for subpoenaed documents and blamed GOP lawmakers over the leaking of sensitive information. In a letter to Rep. Darrell Issa, ...

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Mar 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: Reporting from Washington— Seven months after federal agents began the ill-fated Fast and Furious gun-tracking operation, they stumbled upon their main suspect in a remote Arizona outpost on the Mexican border, driving an old BMW with 74 rounds of ammunition and nine cellphones hidden inside. Detained for questioning that day ...

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Mar 7, 2012 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Feb 29, 2012 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Daily Caller: A visibly frustrated Attorney General Eric Holder slammed the table when responding to a question about Operation Fast and Furious during a Tuesday budget hearing before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies. “That was a fundamentally flawed program, fundamentally flawed,” Holder said of Fast and Furious. “And, I think ...

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Feb 18, 2012 10 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Feb 16, 2012 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

During his weekly press briefing on Capitol Hill, TheDC asked Boehner, “Will you support the 100-plus members who have called for Attorney General Eric Holder to resign and bring up [Arizona Republican] Rep. [Paul] Gosar’s resolution of no confidence to the floor?”

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Feb 15, 2012 16 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

ImpeachObamaCampaign.Com: On February 7th, Coach is Right posted a story reporting that House Speaker John Boehner was involved in an under-the-table negotiation with Attorney General Eric Holder to arrange a “mutually acceptable conclusion” to the Congressional investigation of Operation Fast and Furious. Originally broken by Mike Vanderboegh on his Sipsey Street Irregulars website, it was reported that ...

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Feb 14, 2012 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: On Tuesday Rep. Darrell Issa, chairman of the House committee on Oversight and Government Reform, took a major step toward holding Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for his failure to provide subpoenaed documents and other information about Operation Fast and Furious. In a Jan. 31 letter, Issa had threatened ...

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Feb 7, 2012 22 Comments ›› Angelia

Pundit Press: Some developing news in the case of Juan Jose Rojas Cardona, who is a fugitive on drug and fraud charges. In 2009 it was discovered that he was involved in a plot to assassinate a rival and bribe Mexican officials. This has gone public, as has his $200,000 in fundraising done for Barack Obama. Obama ...

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Feb 2, 2012 20 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Attorney General Eric Holder showed just how thin his skin is today at the hearing on Fast and Furious. Holder lashed out at Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) who him over grilled about his previous statements. Holder said to the congressman who was born in Puerto Rico, "maybe this is the way you do things in Idaho, ...

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Feb 2, 2012 11 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted from a piece by By AWR Hawkins in Big Government: The highlight of the exchanges today between members of the House Oversight Committee and Attorney General Eric Holder came when Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) was given her time to question the AG. Her questions are important because she speaks for a district in New ...

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Feb 2, 2012 12 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

AG Eric Holder says despite the failures of operation "Fast and Furious" he still deserves credit (February 2, 2012) “I should be held accountable for, certainly, my role — whatever I did or didn’t do in connection to the supervision of Operation Fast and Furious, but, yeah, I’m Attorney General of the United States and I ...

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Jan 30, 2012 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Jan 21, 2012 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Washington Times: Arizona's state legislature will open its own investigation into the Obama administration's disgraced gun-running program, known as "Fast and Furious," the speaker of the state House said Friday. Speaker Andy Tobin created the committee, and charged it with looking at whether the program broke any state laws — raising the possibility of state penalties ...

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Jan 20, 2012 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: The chief of the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Arizona is refusing to testify before Congress regarding Operation Fast and Furious, the federal gun-running scandal that sent U.S. weapons to Mexico. Patrick J. Cunningham informed the House Oversight Committee late Thursday through his attorney that he will use the Fifth Amendment protection. Cunningham ...

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Dec 25, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: In a confidential deposition with congressional investigators, the then-head of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives blamed agents, field supervisors and even his top command for never advising him that for more than a year, his agency allowed illegal gun sales along the southwestern U.S. border. The deposition, which was taken ...

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Dec 22, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

“It is a slap in my face as a professional African American member of Congress and a career military officer, that this gentleman who is the head of the Department of Justice is going to resort to that very nefarious theme of the race card”

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Dec 22, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

The Daily Caller: Sheriff Paul Babeu of Pinal County, Ariz., said that Attorney General Eric Holder’s recent attacks on his colleague, Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., were an attempt to take public attention off of Operation Fast and Furious. “The fact [that the Department of Justice] chose today to release their findings was only done ...

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Dec 21, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Beltway Confidential: What rhymes with “pot” and “kettle”? How about “Fast and Furious”? The Department of Justice (DOJ) has filed a complaint requesting “forfeiture of property” belonging to a New Mexico gun dealer charged with knowingly selling weapons to straw purchasers operating on behalf of Mexican drug cartels. This crime occurred during the same time frame in ...

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Dec 20, 2011 2 Comments ›› Angelia

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Dec 20, 2011 Comments Off Angelia

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Dec 16, 2011 15 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Your gateway to David Wohl's analysis in Big Government: The family of U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry wants answers, and they are growing impatient. Terry is apparently the sole American among countless victims of Mexico’s violent, ongoing drug wars. Drug gangs in that country received a major boost in firepower by way of a disastrously ...

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