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Fast and Furious: DoJ Inspector General looking into missing third gun

Posted by: Phineas on January 23, 2014 at 1:07 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas When Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was murdered by Mexican drug smugglers near Arizona’s border with Mexico in late 2010, two firearms were recovered that, while traceable to weapons bought through the felony-stupid Operation Fast and Furious, were unable to be identified as the murder weapon. (Neither were they wholly ruled out.) […]

 

Good News! Obama DoJ appoints Obama donor to investigate Obama #IRS

Posted by: Phineas on January 10, 2014 at 12:59 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This isn’t the fox guarding the henhouse. This is the fox walking into the henhouse with a chainsaw and locking the door behind him. From The Washington Times: The Justice Department selected an avowed political supporter of President Obama to lead the criminal probe into the IRS targeting of tea party groups, […]

 

#NCPOL: DOJ to sue North Carolina over #NCGA-passed #VoterID law

Posted by: ST on September 30, 2013 at 9:32 am » 1 Comment

Not exactly a surprise, considering all the left wing Moral Monday demagoguery over this and other issues here.  Via the AP (hat tip): The Justice Department will sue the state of North Carolina for alleged racial discrimination over tough new voting rules, the latest effort by the Obama administration to fight back against a Supreme Court […]

 

Eric Holder’s racialist hypocrisy

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2013 at 3:31 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Remember when Eric Holder threatened to seek civil rights charges against George Zimmerman in the wake of his acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin? Remember how he sued states,  claiming that their voter identification laws harmed the civil rights of minority Americans? Remember how he sued Louisiana for providing school vouchers, charging […]

 

#gztrial: Obama-Holder DoJ scrapes the bottom of the “pathetic barrel”

Posted by: Phineas on July 16, 2013 at 9:52 pm » 13 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This is jaw-dropping. They can’t convict George Zimmerman in open court, their own FBI finds no evidence of racial animosity on Zimmerman’s part, so now they’re reduced to begging people to send them tips on bad things Zimmerman may have done? The U.S. Department of Justice on Monday afternoon appealed to civil rights groups and community […]

 

As heard on #MSDNC: Attorney General Holder “is the Moses of our time”

Posted by: ST on May 30, 2013 at 5:40 pm » 8 Comments

First, we poor schlubs were informed that President Obama was a modern-day Jesus who would heal our souls and calm the oceans. Now we find out our embattled Attorney General is a “today”‘ version of … Moses  – via Mediaite: In an elaborate effort to exonerate the members of President Barack Obama’s Justice Department of any wrongdoing […]

 

Did Eric Holder lie to Congress, a judge, or both?

Posted by: Phineas on May 24, 2013 at 3:43 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I’ve been saying for years that Eric Holder is the worst, most dangerous Attorney General since A. Mitchell Palmer and that he should be removed from office. The list of his offenses against the law and the Constitution over the years reads like an honor roll of shame: the New Black Panther voter intimidation case; the failure to protect […]

 

DOJ targeted Fox News’ James Rosen as a “co-conspirator” in another leak case

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2013 at 10:12 am » 4 Comments

Turns out, it wasn’t just the Associated Press the DOJ went after, but the administration’s least favorite network Fox News – specifically, James Rosen – for a different “leak” case (bolded emphasis added by me): A Fox News correspondent was accused in a Justice Department affidavit of being a possible criminal “co-conspirator” for his alleged role […]

 

#Scandalpalooza: #Benghazi cover up, IRS targeting, HHS shake downs, AP records …

Posted by: ST on May 13, 2013 at 6:46 pm » 5 Comments

The White House is running out of excuses and places to hide from probing conservative journalists and even some mainstream media reporters after a wave of embarrassing but predictable scandals have broken wide open in the last week.  Here they are (so far): 1) Benghazi: Accusations of a cover-up have been being made since the […]

 

Holder in hot water yet again thanks to #Petraeus affair scandal

Posted by: ST on November 12, 2012 at 7:57 pm » 14 Comments

Via Fox News: Attorney General Eric Holder was notified in late summer that then-CIA Director David Petraeus’ name had surfaced in the FBI probe that ultimately uncovered Petraeus’ affair, raising questions about whether Holder would have — or should have — informed President Obama. According to the administration’s version of events, the president did not […]