Obama punts attorney general nomination until after Election Day

Edward-Isaac Dovere Politico 10/14/2014

President Barack Obama will not nominate a new attorney general until after Election Day, a White House aide confirmed Tuesday.

The aide said to expect the decision early to mid-November, aimed for after the midterms to avoid the appointment getting caught up in election year politics.

The White House aide […]

AG Holder’s successor may move further to the left, say cops and activists

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 10/5/2014

…”While Holder may have been politically-motivated, Perez is politically-driven and in sync with Obama’s obsession to ‘even out the playing field’ using the civil and criminal justice systems,” said former police detective and corporate security manager Henry Bussen. “I don’t know which is worse: politically-motivated or politically-driven when it […]

President may tap labor secretary Perez to succeed Holder

Watchdogs Slam President’s Perez Power Play

Bill McMorris The Washington Free Beacon 9/30/2014

Rumors that President Barack Obama may tap controversial Labor Secretary Tom Perez to replace outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder are drawing fire from government and labor watchdogs.

The White House is considering naming Perez to be the nation’s top law enforcement official, […]

How Holder Has Destroyed the Justice Department’s Reputation

Ed Feulner The Daily Signal 6/22/2014

I don’t know who the next U.S. attorney general will be, but I know I pity that person. Restoring the Justice Department’s reputation in the wake of Eric H. Holder Jr.’s tenure will take a lot of work.

You can find out just how big a task it will […]

Stop Giving Obama Radicals the Benefit of the Doubt

This is not your grandfather’s Democratic Party.

 

J. Christian Adams FrontPage Magazine 1/21/2014

In the Spring of 2011, National Security Council staffer Samantha Power sent emails to top Pentagon officials. Her emails contained GPS coordinates in Libya. She demanded that the Pentagon launch immediate air strikes on top of these coordinates, no […]

Holder Tries to Re-grab Texas, Announces Nationwide Attack on Election Integrity

J. Christian Adams PJ Tatler PJ Media 7/25/2013

Two important developments this morning. First: Attorney General Eric Holder will announce that the Justice Department will initiate broad nationwide attacks on election integrity measures like Voter ID using the remaining portions of the Voting Rights Act. Last month, the Supreme Court struck down the 1965 triggers […]