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Now this Fox News exclusive the long awaited independent report on the botched gun walking operation fast and furious is now in the hands of the Justice Department.
The report looks into the failed policy -- put US guns in the hands of criminals on the Mexican border.
Two of those weapons were linked to the murder of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry.
And you might -- house lawmakers held attorney general Eric Holder in contempt of congress for refusing to hand over documents related to fast and furious.
We -- -- S has been following this case from the very beginning and joins us from Los Angeles with an update William.
-- Joan passengers broke you remember holder appointed the inspector general.
To find out what went wrong and who was responsible only then did he say he would hold someone accountable.
Well that was twenty months ago.
And now we -- told that the actor the IG report is complete sources tell me -- been forwarded to the attorney general for review it to be public in thirty days but.
There maybe no one left to discipline in a highly unusual arrangement.
-- administration are allowing one of the key people would direct oversight of fast and furious deputy director for operations bill -- To take a paid leave from his six figure salary at AT out.
To take another six figure gig a full time job -- JPMorgan in order to keep his lucrative government pension.
-- menu from the beginning that AT it was -- funneling guns to cartel and yet he did nothing.
As the ATF senior executive in charge of the west region I share responsibility for mistakes were made in the fast and furious investigation.
The advantage of hindsight.
The benefit of a thorough review of the case clearly points -- things if I would have done differently.
The congressman Darrell ice and senator Charles Grassley are livid over this special treatment not only because of how the ATF denigrated retaliated against whistle blowers who told the truth.
But they say -- man lied and try to cover up his role -- -- periods to congress the double dipping we're told.
Will last about six months John.
While the ATF is not commenting that you lawmakers say that the rules of ATF expressly prohibit.
This kind of arrangement also comes on the heels of deputy director Billy -- he's already resigned.
Again we should see that IG report in about thirty days -- so let me get this of the of the rules prohibit it but they're gonna let it happen anyway.
-- that's this.
Of that it's quickly what is happening as we speak he's already taken the -- get -- according to a letter of complaint that we received this morning.
From paralyze and senator pressing they're demanding answers how could this happen when the rules expressly prohibit this kind of double dipping.
Today your federal government at work.
We want to -- then thanks.
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