Congressman Darrell Issa has written a scathing five-page letter to the Department of Homeland Security stating it demoted an employee who blew the whistle on the department’s illegal stonewalling of Obama’s political foes. Issa,who is the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee,wrote to Janet Napolitano that [...]
Members of the Project 21 black leadership network are appalled that Attorney General Eric Holder used the race card to block congressional inquiries into the Justice Department’s silence and possible mishandling of a race-fueled voting rights case.
“Eric Holder is sending a consistent and unfortunate message that we should expect justice to [...]
Attorney General Eric Holder had something of a meltdown on Capitol Hill today when a Republican Congressman pressed him on his preferential treatment of the New Black Panther Party. Rep. John Culberson,R-TX,read a statement from a Democrat calling the Black Panthers’actions the worst case of voter intimidation [...]
Hans von Spakovsky,The Foundry Blog
The final version of the Interim Report by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on the investigation of the New Black Panther Party voter intimidation case was released late last week and is available on the commission’s website. Get it while it’s hot.
With the expiration of the [...]
New Congressional leaders have begun their investigations into the most potent scandal facing the Obama administration,one that seems destined to expose injustice at the highest levels of government. Rep. Lamar Smith,R-TX,the new chairman of the House Judiciary Committee,has opened a probe into the Justice Department’s [...]