Valerie Jarrett Key Player in Fast and Furious Cover-Up After Holder Lied to Congress

Judicial Watch 10/24/2014

President Obama’s trusted senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, was a key player in the effort to cover up that Attorney General Eric Holder lied to Congress about the Fast and Furious scandal, according to public records obtained by Judicial Watch.

The information is part of a Department of Justice (DOJ) “Vaughn index” detailing […]

‘Furious’ report slams ‘disregard’ for public safety as DOJ officials quit 9/19/2012

A bombshell report released Wednesday on Operation Fast and Furious faulted a range of federal agencies for the failed anti-gunrunning program and accused officials in charge of a “disregard” for public safety. In the wake of the report, one Justice Department official resigned and another retired.

The sprawling report by the department’s inspector […]

ATF chief warns of ‘consequences’ to outside whistleblowing

New Fast and Furious fallout: Video warns ATF agents about reporting wrongdoing outside ‘chain of command’

John Solomon The Washington Guardian 7/19/2012

The federal prosecutor brought in to reform the embattled Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in the aftermath of the Fast and Furious gun scandal distributed a videotaped message to employees this […]

Did the DoJ hide whistleblower memos that prove officials lied to Congress?

Ed Morrissey 7/17/2012

So says the Washington Guardian, uncovering at least one of the targets of Rep. Darrell Issa’s subpoenas, and it might be a game-changer. According to the Guardian, which says they have a copy of the memos, the ATF knew full well that guns had been walked across the border before Congress […]

Black Lawmakers Plot ‘Walkout Strategy’ During Holder Contempt Vote

Shane Goldmacher NationalJournal 6/27/2012

The Congressional Black Caucus has called a members-only “emergency” meeting on Thursday to plot a “walkout strategy” ahead of the scheduled contempt vote of Attorney General Eric Holder later in the day.

The plans, detailed in an email from the executive director of the Congressional Black Caucus obtained by the Alley, […]

Issa to Obama: So … the White House is involved in Fast and Furious, then?

Ed Morrissey 6/26/2012

In case readers didn’t already realize it … it’s on. The Daily Caller has a letter sent by House Oversight Chair Darrell Issa to President Barack Obama challenging the assertion of executive privilege in the investigation of Operation Fast and Furious. In the letter, Issa tells Obama that the assertion means […]