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BBC News – Congress Contempt Charge For US Attorney General Holder – 21 June 2012

BBC News US & Canada : A US House of Representatives committee has voted along party lines to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress.

Mr Holder refused to hand over papers relating to a botched sting operation.

The move comes after President Barack Obama used his executive privilege to withhold documents sought by the House Oversight Committee.

But Mr Holder said claims that he did not co-operate over Operation Fast and Furious were “untrue”.

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Pat Donworth – Taibbi: Good Foreclosure Deal Could Open The Door To Ending Up With Half Of Wall Street In Jail – 29 January 2012

Here is the Matt Taibbi interview video : Continue reading