A prediction: there will be an effort by Team Obama to rally around Eric Holder, but before too long he will resign as attorney general. He’ll do so because he’s doing considerable, even durable, damage to the president–and the president, well-versed in the Chicago Way, will jettison Holder if he determines it’s in his political interest.
The attorney general is being criticized, and being urged to resign, from those on both the left and the right. The House of Representative is consideringlooking into whether Mr. Holder committed perjury (he clearly misled Congress on his role in the James Rosen matter). And in the background of all this is the fact that Holder is a man of unusual incompetence.
Set aside Holder’s record of pushing to reopen an investigation of CIA interrogators who had already been cleared by career prosecutors and wanting to try 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed in a civilian court in Manhattan, both of which were busts (for more, see here); Mr. Holder can’t even organize a mea culpa with the press without turning it into a controversy.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) declined Friday afternoon to meet a Senate Finance Committee deadline for answering detailed questions about the origins of the IRS scandal. The questions had been submitted jointly nearly two weeks ago by Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-UT).
Gee, what does the IRS do if you or I miss a deadline???
The original letter to IRS is at the first link.
All of it lands at Obama’s feet.
He’s the one who needs to be called on the carpet.
ERIC HOLDER was paid by the PEOPLE,
now the PEOPLE ask for him to go,
HE MUST GO REGARDLESS OF OBAMA WHICH IS ALSO PAID BY THE PEOPLE
DID THEY FORGET THEY WORK FOR THE PEOPLE?
BY GEEZ they did,