On a party-line vote, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted 23 to 17 to hold Holder in contempt for failing to share documents related to the operation run out of the Phoenix division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives between 2009 and 2011, with the backing of the U.S. attorney in Phoenix. The move makes Holder the first member of Obama’s Cabinet held in contempt by a congressional committee." (Source)
There are no words to describe the move although this cartoon might be a decent first step!
President Obama has taken the extraordinary step of invoking executive privilege on the Fast and Furious fiasco to save Eric Holder and to avoid potential embarrassment in this election year.
The truth? Barack Obama's reelection bid can't handle the truth! Once again, it is good to be the king!
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