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Congress Moving Toward Holding Eric Holder In Contempt

VickyD4Liberty Wrote: May 25, 2012 10:00 AM
The real reason for Fast and Furious was to demonize the Second Amendment. The plan was to allow guns to go to Mexico, and for the drug cartels to cause such devastation and loss of life on the Border that the people could see how bad guns really are, and that we in America shouldn't have them. Just look at this video of Eric Holder in 1995 saying that we really need to brainwash people into thinking guns are bad.
vietnamvet Wrote: May 25, 2012 12:41 PM
"The alleged purpose behind Operation Fast and Furious was to track the weapons, arrest members of the cartels, and dismantle the cartels."

The actual goal was to create an 'international problem' caused by guns traceable back to American gunstores.
The reason was to induce Senators to look at the U.N. treaty on small arms control as a possible 'international cure' for an 'international problem'.

As soon as Fast & Furious was set in motion, Clinton, Napolitano, and others started the propaganda campaign toward affecting that way of thinking.
VickyD4Liberty Wrote: May 25, 2012 2:19 PM
Yes, that coupled with a removal of the Second Amendment, and you get what every dictatorial Nation has had, and that's an unarmed populous.
Robert54 Wrote: May 25, 2012 11:49 PM
You don't really think every gun owner is going to voluntarily turn in his weapons?
The Operation Fast and Furious scandal is back in the news, as is Attorney General Eric Holder’s stonewalling of Congress’s valid investigation into the scandal, stonewalling that may cause him to be charged with criminal contempt.

As you may recall, Operation Fast and Furious was an Obama Administration plan executed from 2009 to 2010 by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). Contrary to the core mission of the ATF, DOJ and ATF leadership allowed about 2,000 guns to be smuggled from the United States into Mexico and to be distributed to...