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Eric Holder on Secretly Monitoring the Press: "I Know Nothing"

Brainstrained Wrote: May 16, 2013 9:39 AM
...and remember how we all thought that 'heads were gonna roll' over Fast 'N' Furious? Well, think again!

Under pressure from lawmakers Wednesday to explain why the Department of Justice secretly monitored the personal and work phones of Associated Press reporters, Attorney General Eric Holder shielded himself from responsibility by claiming, "I don't know."

According to Holder, Deputy Attorney General James Cole signed off on a subpoena allowing for the monitoring of AP reporters and editors after Holder recused himself from the case. The law requires the Attorney General of the United States to sign off on subpoenas related to press monitoring. Holder claimed throughout the hearing that because he recused himself "early on," he knew nothing...

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