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Hi I'm Bill O'Reilly thanks for watching us tonight pressure mounting on attorney general Eric Holder that is a subject of this evening's talking points memo as you may know.
-- a very controversial -- as this is an attorney general he was involved with the -- rich pardon.
Where the nation's biggest tax cheat ever.
Was granted amnesty by President Clinton.
-- also involved in the fast and furious gun scandal.
And in the IRS situation to some extent.
As federal agents were used to scrutinize conservatives.
Finally holder signed off on calling Fox News correspondent James Rosen.
-- co conspirator.
In a national security leak.
But so far -- has not paid any price for his dubious decisions other then in the court of public opinion.
-- -- change.
One of president Obama's top guys said this today.
I do think that there are real issues.
That need you relationship with the media on this leak.
Merit certainly -- yes you guys have been talking about all morning the notion of naming a journalist as a co conspirator for receiving information is something that I find very.
-- David Axelrod would not have said that without President Obama knowing about it so this is not a good day for attorney general hold.
Sunday on fox news' Brit -- and Juan Williams got into a shoot out over the attorney general's actions involving James rose.
The problem is it up it went to holder.
And he okayed it yeah okay the work up here is I investigated and you know now.
Only has no attorney general saying he's not ultimately responsible as the head man just collapse why do you personally sign off on this that's what he signed off on the question yeah I don't have to -- back.
And look at the work of the investment again evident that he did he sign off on it happening investigated because now.
Now is the opportunity and -- the exact right person -- attorney -- the United States to see what prosecutors did and how they came to this conclusion -- he's.
We always that I probably wouldn't want to see all out before you sign off on every day I -- everything.
We'll probably want a minute but c'mon -- who knew what he was doing when he okayed the spying on Rosen Fox News.
To be fair has a valid national security situation involved in the -- a matter.
As -- Washington Post reported today in a story planted by the Obama administration.
The fact that James -- went public with North Korea's threat to test a nuclear weapon -- -- have could have.
Implicated someone giving information about that country so national security was involved but.
Not the level that would prevent any decent reporter from doing the story.
Rosen -- name -- source and did not leak any information.
It was Stephen Jin -- -- a State Department employee who's now been charged with a national security climb he has pleaded not guilty.
The Rosen and Associated Press situations both come back to attorney general hold.
Right now he's just holding off.
By his fingertips.
-- -- not a.
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