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Dark times

We now know that the Department of Justice targeted not just the Associated Press, but Fox News reporters. Expect this to expand to news agencies of every size. that did not play ball “the Obama way.” The IRS has targeted every kind of conservative group imaginable, audited the handful of reporters critical of the Obama […]

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Mexico’s greatest arms dealer blames U.S. citizens for cartel gun violence

There is a special sort of loathing that Barack Obama has for the United States that seems to manifest itself seemingly every time he steps foot on foreign soil. Speaking in front of an audience in Mexico, he blamed the United States for supplying Mexico with the guns used in cartel drug violence that has […]

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Butcher’s bill coming due at ATF over Fast and Furious

Sources have told Townhall.com’s Katie Pavlich that now the election is over, heads are finally starting to roll: According to credible ATF sources, officials heavily involved in Operation Fast and Furious and named as partially responsible for the program’s failure by Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz and the House Oversight Committee have been […]

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Fast and Furious originated with Eric Holder

You can fool some of the people some of the time, but it never lasts: “Although [the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives] ATF did not officially open the Fast and Furious investigation until the fall of 2009, the groundwork for the strategy that would guide the operation began shortly after new leadership took […]

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Obama Administration seeks dismissal of lawsuit to avoid turning over Fast and Furious evidence

When the evidence will put you and your cronies in a federal prison for the rest of your natural life, you do all that you can to bury that evidence: The Justice Department filed court papers late Monday seeking to dismiss a lawsuit from the House Oversight Committee that would force Attorney General Eric Holder […]

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