June 29, 2012 Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales says he has complete confidence in Chief Justice Roberts. And he says politics might be one motive behind the contempt of Congress citation against current Attorney General Eric Holder.
Attorney General Eric Holder during congressional testimony in 2011.
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June 20, 2012 The panel's decision next goes to the full House. It was a vote along partisan lines over whether the Justice Department has fully cooperated with the committee's investigation of the Fast and Furious gun trafficking operation.
June 20, 2012 You won't find the term in the Constitution, but it's been a staple of presidents in one form or another since Thomas Jefferson.
June 20, 2012 The political battle between the Obama administration and the House Oversight and Government has ratcheted up another notch.
June 19, 2012 The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will meet Wednesday to consider a report holding Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for failing to turn over documents related to Operation Fast and Furious, a botched gun-trafficking operation. A meeting between the committee's head and Holder on Tuesday failed to resolve differences.
February 23, 2011 "A documented history of discrimination" against gays is among the reasons why the administration will no longer argue that the Defense of Marriage Act is constitutional, Attorney General Eric Holder says.
December 7, 2010 NPR's Michel Martin revisits allegations made by a former Justice Department attorney, who accused the agency of racial bias against white victims of alleged civil rights violations. The U.S. Civil Rights Commission says they agree with Adams.
Attorney General Eric Holder, at the Justice Department today.
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November 29, 2010 Attorney General Eric Holder says the latest revelations may have put some U.S. diplomats and intelligence operatives in danger.
June 30, 2009 For the record, I have brought this issue and the volume of comments to the attention of NPR's top editorial staff.
June 21, 2009 The Ombudsman's office has received a slew of emails challenging NPR's policy of using the words "harsh interrogation tactics" or "enhanced interrogation techniques" to describe the treatment of terrorism suspects under the Bush administration. ...
January 15, 2009 On the Hill, Sen. Herb Kohl (D-WI) and Attorney General-designate Eric Holder play some one-on-one.
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