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Holder may be holding on to private emails about Fast and Furious

Posted By admin On December 12, 2011 @ 4:27 am In Featured Stories,Tile,U.S. News | Comments Disabled

Matthew Boyle
The Daily Caller [1]
December 12, 2011

A largely overlooked exchange from Thursday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing includes what appears to be an admission from Attorney General Eric Holder that emails to and from him about Operation Fast and Furious may exist, and that he’s refusing to provide them to Congress.

The possibility was first addressed during an exchange with House oversight committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, who also sits on the House Judiciary Committee, early in the hearing.

“Most of the 5,000 documents you turned over are emails,” Issa said to Holder. “Mr. Attorney General, I have a question for you. Not one of these emails, in fact, is yours. Aren’t you a prolific emailer?”

Holder responded that, “No,” he is not a “prolific emailer.”

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[1] The Daily Caller: http://dailycaller.com/2011/12/11/holder-may-be-holding-onto-private-emails-about-fast-and-furious/

[2] Holder Claims Emails Using Words ‘Fast and Furious’ Don’t Refer to Operation Fast and Furious: http://www.prisonplanet.com/holder-claims-emails-using-words-%e2%80%98fast-and-furious%e2%80%99-don%e2%80%99t-refer-to-operation-fast-and-furious.html

[3] Issa to Holder: You can still avoid contempt if you give up Fast and Furious documents: http://www.prisonplanet.com/issa-to-holder-you-can-still-avoid-contempt-if-you-give-up-fast-and-furious-documents.html

[4] ATF Director: Holder Obstructing ‘Fast and Furious’ Probe: http://www.prisonplanet.com/atf-director-holder-obstructing-%e2%80%98fast-and-furious%e2%80%99-probe.html

[5] Congressman says unlikely Holder did not know about Operation Fast and Furious: http://www.prisonplanet.com/congressman-says-unlikely-holder-did-not-know-about-operation-fast-and-furious.html

[6] Issa Says He Wants a Special Prosecutor to Probe ‘Fast and Furious’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/issa-says-he-wants-a-special-prosecutor-to-probe-fast-and-furious.html

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