In the Loop: eric holder

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Eric Holder: Echoes of other Washington officials?

No politican or government official likes to step down if doing so might give critics comfort.

By Al Kamen  |  08:00 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Holder, J. Edgar Hoover, Lyndon Johnson, Nixon, Darrell Issa, Ben Bradlee, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Fast and Furious official lands new gig

Jason Weinstein lands post at white-shoe law firm Steptoe & Johnson.

By Al Kamen  |  04:57 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Weinstein, Steptoe & Johnson, Reid Weingarten, Eric Holder, Fast and Furious, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 12/03/2012

Justice Department Chief of Staff Grindler is leaving

IN THE LOOP | Other top Justice officials also said to be departing.

By Al Kamen  |  04:47 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Grindler, Eric Holder, Robert Mueller, Lanny Breuer, Margaret Richardson, Janet Reno, Ignacia Moreno, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 11/19/2012

The Holder Watch continues

Officials say he’d like to stay on another year.

By Al Kamen  |  05:57 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washingtonintransition, Transition, Eric Holder, attorney general, Justice Department, Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 06/20/2012

Eric Holder’s contempt vote: He’s hardly the first

Attorney General Eric Holder would be joining a long list of well-known officials from prior administrations who lost committee — or even full House or Senate — contempt votes.

By Al Kamen  |  02:49 PM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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