Attorney General Eric Holder’s retirement was formally announced on September 25, to the delight of his critics and without much opposition from President Obama. And though Holder has been disgraced by scandals on numerous occasions during his tenure with the Justice Department, he stated during Wednesday’s “Washington Ideas Forum” that his one regret was his court order for Fox News reporter James Rosen’s e-mails.
But for critics of the outgoing attorney general, the notion that he could whittle down six years of controversy and scandal into just one regret is ludicrous.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is hoping his signing of a pro-gun bill will prove to be his life-saver on Tuesday.
The Washington Post has taken an in-depth look at the complete lack of transparency characterizing the Obama administration and its clear abhorrence of the media, ultimately concluding that this administration is at least one of the most dangerous to the media in history.
It was USA Today’s Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page who conclusively declared that the current White House is not only “more restrictive” but also “more dangerous” to the media than any other White House in history. Page’s comments were made at a White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) seminar on October 25.
The Mississippi Supreme Court ruled in favor of Thad Cochran in Chris McDaniel’s lawsuit contesting the election results in the GOP primary runoff election for the U.S. Senate.