Attorney General Eric Holder

Thousands Sentenced To Life Without Parole For Nonviolent Offenses
Excessive sentences for drug and property crimes; extreme racial disparities shown. Read more...
J.P. Morgan Nears $13 Billion Deal With Justice Department
The deal wouldn’t release the bank from potential criminal liability, at the insistence of U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Read more...
Former F.B.I. Agent Pleads Guilty In Leak
Former FBI agent Donald Sachtleben has agreed to plead guilty to the unauthorized disclosure of secret government information about a bomb plot, the Justice Department says. Read more...
Attorney General Eric Holder says the killing of Trayvon Martin was a tragic, unnecessary shooting and that the 17-year-old's death provides an opportunity for the nation to speak honestly about complicated and emotionally charged issues. Read more...
Former Democratic National Committee chairman and one-time presidential hopeful Howard Dean blasted a conservative media outlet on Thursday, calling National Review a "a right-wing conservative nutcase." Read more...

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Attorney General Eric Holder's investigation into Fox News reporter James Rosen is unacceptable. Read more...
Current TV's John Fugelsang and progressive talk show host Thom Hartmann discussed Rand Paul and his 13 hour long filibuster this week, demanding an answer on the whether the Obama administration believes that they can authorize drone strikes against Americans on U.S. soil. As Hartmann rightfully noted though, that filibuster probably had a whole lot more to do with Paul and his political future than any actual concern over our use of drones: Read more...
You have to hand it to those Fox Newsies for partisan gumption. They didn’t let any lack of actual evidence of Obama administration wrongdoing in the Gen. David Petraeus sex scandal stop them from theorizing and suggesting that there was. For Read more...
Hilary Rosen continues to be a great Democratic representative, turning the Fast and Furious conversation back to where it belongs: Why the Republicans are really targeting Eric Holder. On This Week with Jake Tapper: WILL: Well, this is being Read more...
Nancy Pelosi said at her press conference yesterday that the real reason Republicans are going after Eric Holder isn't Fast and Furious, but because he is enforcing laws against voter suppression. And you know, she's got a good Read more...