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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is once again going after the Goliath Big Banks via the U.S. Government. On Tuesday, Warren sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, SEC Chair Mary Jo White,
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 109 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 02:55 AM PDT with 271 Recommends
Monday, a group of young Black and Latino activists from around the country met with President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Attorney General Eric Holder. They met, at the president's request,
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 64 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 07:32 PM PST with 190 Recommends
Earlier today, Kossack Jesselyn Radack--who is, in my opinion, one of the bravest advocates for transparent government and an open press in this country, today--published this important post here at ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 232 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 09:57 PM PDT with 161 Recommends
With Congressional action on the Employment NonDiscrimination Act distinctly absent for the past two legislative sessions, outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder provided employment protection for ...
by rserven
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Dec 19, 2014 at 04:00 PM PST with 56 Recommends
As I noted here at DKos on March 23rd of last year, in [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/03/23/1077010/-NYT-s-Orwellian-Lead-AG-Holder-Officially-Signs-Off-On-Total-Information-Awareness-For-Entire-
by bobswern
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun May 26, 2013 at 10:28 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
Unlike his letter (PDF) yesterday to Sen. Rand Paul, where Attorney General Eric Holder wrote in "extraordinary circumstances"—such as during an ongoing attack—the president can order the use ...
by Armando
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Mar 06, 2013 at 01:30 PM PST with 47 Recommends
In the last few days several questions have arisen in articles dealing with the President's decision not to defend the lawsuits challenging DOMA, the Defense of Marriage act. This is an attempt to ...
by Gary Norton
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Feb 26, 2011 at 07:58 AM PST with 30 Recommends
In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis caused by the Wall Street criminal racketeering cartel, average American people lost over a quarter of their net worth. According to WikiPedia , "[t]...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 240 comments on Mon Jan 06, 2014 at 01:33 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Earlier this month, it was revealed ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 12:23 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Attorney General Eric Holder deserves praise for going after civil rights violations by the sheriff’s department in Maricopa County, Arizona. Tom Perez, who headed the DOJ’s Civil Rights ...
by Mark Lippman
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Sep 26, 2014 at 12:15 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Not long ago a funny thing happened on the way to the confirmation of former Nebraska Senator, Chuck Hagel, as Secretary of Defense. Apparently, Republicans who were still fuming over the terrorist ...
by NedSparks
Comment Count 94 comments on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 02:58 PM PST with 21 Recommends
From Restore Fairness blog . As human rights groups focus our ...
by Lets Breakthrough
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jul 22, 2010 at 02:25 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
This is another lesson about the two kinds of stories, those that tell the truth and those that keep it hidden. It was predictable. A year ago when Republicans in Congress demanded an ...
by Mark Lippman
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 07:48 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I requested and obtained permission from the author to present in its entirety this piece about labor and trans-workers collaborating on workplace issues. I thought the author was spot on with ...
by Tortmaster
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 08:00 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
By Denny LeBoeuf, Attorney, ACLU National Security Project The New York Times reports that the Obama ...
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 20, 2011 at 09:21 AM PST with 15 Recommends
By Jennifer Turner, Human Rights Researcher, ACLU Human Rights Program It seemed to be business as usual Wednesday, as we filed into the courtroom at Guant�namo Bay for ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 11:13 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Cross-posted at Project Vote's Voting Matters Blog by Michael McDunnah ...
by Project Vote
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 03, 2009 at 04:56 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Following a historic vote of the House to censure Attorney General Eric Holder, Republicans were mortified to learn that Attorney General Holder’s public perception had improved. “I don’t ...
by eaglebreath
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 06:48 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
In a letter dated July 23, Attorney General Eric Holder assured his counterpart in Russia, that there is no basis for the country to grant temporary asylum to Eric Snowden, since he will not be ...
by FiredUpInCA
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 09:07 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
It seems Ted Stevens is going to jail, after all... At a charity event, hosted by the National Press Club in Washington tonight, Attorney-General Eric Holder admitted that the stories that ran ...
by FischFry
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2009 at 08:34 PM PDT with 5 Recommends