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Fast and Furious: DOJ Wants Executive Privilege Lawsuit Dropped

coveyrise Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 10:41 AM
Of course he wants the lawsuit dropped. He and Obama have blood in their hands and want it swept under the rug.
Illbay Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 11:08 AM
Wow, mixing our metaphors a bit aren't we?
Lars795 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 11:24 AM
Actually fits very well. Have you ever tried to sweep blood, let alone move it under a carpet?
Robert97 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 1:23 PM
No, it is not sweeping the blood. It is using bloody hands to sweep away the lawsuit.

In June, President Obama asserted executive privilege over Fast and Furious documents just moments before Attorney General Eric Holder was voted in contempt by the House Oversight Committee.  The House Oversight Committee then filed a lawsuit to challenge the executive privilege. President Obama claimed for more than a year Fast and Furious was a "low level, rogue operation" based in Phoenix but asserted executive privilege anyway. Now, the Department of Justice is asking for the lawsuit to be dismissed.

The Justice Department on Monday night sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Republican-led House of Representatives...