Eric Holder

BREAKING: Atty. General Eric Holder to Vacate His Post

Thursday, 25 September, 2014 |

Nobody knows how to upend my morning like the Obama Administration.

News broke on Thursday that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will resign from his position. It has been reported that he will at least stay on long enough for … Read More

U.S. Accuses Chinese Military of Hacking American Firms

Monday, 19 May, 2014 |

Serious charges were leveled at the Chinese military on Monday morning in a press conference by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.

The U.S. is accusing Chinese military personnel of “economic espionage” — or basically stealing trade secrets and other sensitive … Read More

Justice Department Expands Its Offerings to Same-Sex Marriages

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014 |

In big news over the weekend, Attorney General Eric Holder said he would direct the U.S. Department of Justice (see PDF) to broaden the scope of benefits and recognitions it would apply to same-sex couples who are married. The news … Read More

Justice Dept. Admits to Tapping the Phones of Some AP Reporters

Tuesday, 14 May, 2013 |

What is really going on in the uppermost reaches of government this week?

In addition to the revelation that the IRS has been picking on Tea Party groups, we now learned that another area of government has also seemingly been … Read More

Congress Hurls Contempt Charges at AG Eric Holder

Friday, 29 June, 2012 |

Congress is really feeling themselves lately.

Despite their unacceptably low approval rating, the lawmaking body voted for the first time in history to hold a sitting attorney general, Eric H. Holder, Jr., in contempt of Congress.

The House voted 255-67 … Read More

Bitter Republicans Throw Contempt Charges at AG Holder

Wednesday, 20 June, 2012 | 1

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is probably not having the best week ever.

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted to hold him in contempt of Congress for not providing paperwork related to the infamous Fast and Furious weapons case. … Read More

Politically Offensive Facebook Posts Get Essence Editor Booted

Tuesday, 24 April, 2012 |

African-American media staple, Essence, had to give the boot to one of its editors, Michael Bullerdick, for some racially and politically-controversial posts he made on his private Facebook page.

Bullerdick was launched into the spotlight in 2011 when he took the editorial position … Read More

POTUS Calls Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional

Thursday, 24 February, 2011 |

In a victory of LGBT activists across the country, President Obama did an about-face on his position of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) of 1996.

The president says that he and his Attorney General Eric Holder will no longer … Read More