Sen. Sessions Announces Opposition to Lynch Nomination for Attorney General

“We are at a dangerous moment. Professor Jonathan Turley described it as a ‘constitutional tipping point.’ For the Senate to approve this nomination would bring us another step closer to the point’s edge.”

 

 

Senator Jeff Sessions Sessions.Senate.Gov 1/28/2015

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), Chairman of the Senate Immigration Subcommittee, issued thefollowing […]

Can you find a defender of the Perry indictment anywhere on the political spectrum?

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 8/16/2014

IT’S COME TO THIS: Mia Farrow: Rick Perry indictment ‘doesn’t identify a law he violated. Looks like politics not felony.’

Related: Dershowitz ‘Outraged’ by Perry Indictment.

Plus, an extensive analysis from prosecutor Patrick Frey. “Words truly fail to describe what an outrageous and unsupportable abuse of prosecutorial power this is. The […]

Justice: No need for IRS special prosecutor

Bernie Becker The Hill 7/17/2014

A top Justice Department official on Thursday brushed aside GOP requests for a special prosecutor to investigate the IRS’s treatment of Tea Party groups, saying the evidence didn’t warrant such a appointment.

“It is very, very rare to use a special prosecutor,” Deputy Attorney General James Cole told a House […]

'Appoint a Special Prosecutor in the IRS Scandal'

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 6/29/2014

MINNESOTA STAR TRIBUNE EDITORIAL:

“The old caution against ascribing to malice what can explained by incompetence is worth keeping in mind when evaluating a high-profile blunder in either the private or public sector, such as the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny. But the latest twist in […]

House votes to find IRS’s Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress

Stephen Dinan The Washington Times 5/7/2014

Nearly a year to the day after she revealed the IRS gave inappropriate scrutiny to some groups applying for tax-exempt status, the House voted Wednesday to declare Lois G. Lerner in contempt of Congress for blocking its investigation, sending her case to the legal system.

Six Democrats joined Republicans […]

Did Eric Holder lie in Congressional testimony last week?

Ed Morrissey Hot Air 5/24/2013

That’s the question asked by Katie Pavlich and Jim Hoft after the revelation that Attorney General Eric Holder personally approved the application for a warrant on Fox News’ James Rosen as a potential co-conspirator in espionage. Last week, under relatively friendly questioning from Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA) about the Department […]