GOP’er Louie Gohmert Trashes Eric Holder For Ignoring Islamic Radicals While Targeting Christians

Noah Rothman

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) tore into Attorney General Eric Holder during Wednesday’s congressional hearings in relation to what the Department of Justice knew about Boston Marathon bomber, Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Gohmert insisted that the Justice Department has refused to investigate Islamic radicals in the United States while targeting Christian groups for undue scrutiny.

Gohmert began by asking Holder how deeply federal investigators looked into information provided by the Russian government regarding Tsaranev’s trips to Chechnya and the radicalization he underwent there. Gohmert asked why the FBI “blew the opportunity to save people’s lives by accepting the Russian information.”

Gohmert insisted that Tsarnaev attended a mosque in Boston that was founded by a person who is currently imprisoned for his involvement with terrorism…

…“On the one hand, we go after Christian groups like Billy Graham’s group – we go after Franklin Graham’s group – but then we’re hands-off when it comes to possibly offending someone who has been radicalized as a terrorist,” Gohmert insisted…


The entire article, with video, is at Mediaite.


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SWAT team members aim their guns as they search for one remaining suspect at an apartment building. Photo: Parade

In Watertown, MA, SWAT team members aim their guns as they search for one remaining suspect at an apartment building. Photo: Parade



UpdateEric Holder makes it clear that he doesn’t know



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