The who, how, when and if of replacing Eric Holder

Potential replacements include Solicitor General Don Verrilli Jr. and U.S. attorney Preet Bharara.

Attorney General Eric Holder pens open letter to Ferguson

Attorney General Eric Holder, in a open letter to Ferguson residents, asked for calm and promised a thorough independent investigation.


Roger Goodell, NFL should hire Eric Holder to oversee off-field player discipline

The outgoing U.S. attorney general has ties to the NFL, having overseen the league’s investigation of Michael Vick.

Heading to the shortlist to replace Attorney General Eric Holder

Many names have been floated as the next attorney general, but the list appears to be narrowing.


Eric Holder, a natural advocate on D.C. statehood

(Molly Riley / AP)

President Obama should name Eric Holder to a presidential commission on statehood for the District.

Before arriving in Ferguson, Holder calls for calm and patience

The attorney general, set to arrive in Ferguson on Wednesday, delivered a message to residents.

Claire McCaskill briefed Eric Holder on Ferguson from a tire store

McCaskill was one of the quickest-reacting politicians.

Wonkbook: The polarizing legacy of Eric Holder

The nation’s first black AG leaves polarizing legacy.