Columbia, SC – Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States, will be the featured speaker at the annual statewide King Day at the Dome rally on Monday, January 16, 2012. Holder will take the stage at the State House steps along with NAACP National President Benjamin Todd Jealous and statewide and regional community leaders [...]
By Hans von Spakovsky || Attorney General Eric Holder put a lump of coal in South Carolina’s Christmas stocking on Dec. 23 when he objected to the state’s new voter ID law. By ignoring inconvenient facts and clear legal precedent, Holder showed once again that politics and ideology—not the rule of law—drive his law enforcement [...]
This website hasn’t devoted a whole lot of energy to the “Fast and Furious scandal,” a botched U.S. Department of Justice sting that deliberately introduced more than 2,500 guns into the North American marketplace in the hopes of busting Mexican drug cartels.
Don’t get us wrong … we think the scandal is a very big deal, [...]
U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan has joined fifty of his colleagues in Washington, D.C. in demanding the resignation of U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder over the “Fast and Furious” scandal.
Duncan’s position was first reported on by The Daily Caller, which has been closely monitoring the scandal.
What’s the deal with “Fast and Furious?” It was a harebrained [...]
We’ve made it clear on this website that South Carolina’s latest so-called “immigration reform” legislation is a joke … just like the legislation our “Republican-controlled” General Assembly passed in 2008.
While the latest bill creates a new government bureaucracy tasked with collecting immigration information during routine traffic stops – the bill forbid persons detained on suspicion [...]
U.S. President Barack Obama has ordered his Justice Department to stop defending a federal ban against gay marriages – and to begin arguing that the 1996 “Defense of Marriage Act” is unconstitutional and should be struck down.
In a letter sent to the U.S. Congress by Attorney General Eric Holder, Obama’s administration argues that enforcing the [...]
The last two years have produced plenty of drama in South Carolina, and we have no doubt that the Palmetto state’s penchant for ass backwardness, cheap shots and notorious political high jinks will produce more of the same in 2011 … particularly in advance of state’s “First in the South” 2012 presidential primary.
Recently we pondered [...]
New York’s “Say Anything” GOP gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino (our founding editor’s new man-crush) is at it again … this time dropping an “F-Bomb” on U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.
“If you were the chief executive of New York, what would your response be to the attorney general of the United States deciding to hold terrorist [...]
Former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens – one of the biggest pork barrel spenders in the history of the federal government – was killed in a plane crash Monday night in a remote region of Alaska. Five of the nine people aboard the plane – a single-engine DeHavilland DHC-3T – were killed, although authorities have not [...]
By FITSNews || U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is in hot water for instructing agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to read suspected Times Square terrorist Faisal Shahzad his Miranda rights shortly after arresting him Monday.
Since when did it become controversial to read a U.S. citizen his or her rights?
Like it or not (and [...]
By FITSNews || After scrapping its plan to try suspected 9/11 terrorist mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed in U.S. civilian court in New York City, the administration of President Barack Obama is now on the verge of flip-flopping once again.
The White House is now considering trying Mohammed and several other enemy combatants via a military tribunal [...]
By FITSNews || A Washington, D.C.-based advocacy group has released its list of the top ten most corrupt politicians in the country, a revealing assemblage of ethically-challenged boondogglers that provides a glimpse at the tip of the corruption iceberg in our nation’s capital.
In the rankings, compiled by Judicial Watch, outgoing U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd (D [...]