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Liberals and Democrats are crossing the aisle to side with Republicans in calling for holder's head.
On a political platter correspondent Shannon Bream has that part of the story.
It's no secret that GOP criticism of attorney general Eric Holder has been widespread.
Including the 131.
House members eight senators and two governors who have publicly called for his resignation.
Attorney general holder seems to be -- aloof and on engaged when it's convenient and yet incompetent when it matters most and we need an attorney general whose hands on who is communicating with the president.
That does not happen what they're called.
Now add to the list of those who think it's time for holder to -- liberal talk show host bill press.
The left leaning Huffington Post.
Esquire Magazine even Keith Olbermann who tweeted in response to the Justice Department's collection of phone records tied to -- when he lines used by Associated Press reporters quote.
holder continues to support this rogue action he should resign.
And when he attorney general appear before the House Judiciary Committee it was California Democrat Zoe Lofgren assigning blame.
It seems to me clear that the actions of that department.
Have in fact in prepared the First Amendment it's not unusual for members of any administration to get pushed back from the opposing party.
But analysts say the combination of fast and furious a controversy over which the Republican controlled house with the help of seventeen Democrats.
Voted to hold the attorney general in contempt along with the aggressive probe into journalists phone records and personal email may be trickier for holder to navigate.
It's -- it's very different about this time is that you're starting to see.
-- Democrats joined Republicans.
To call for his resignation whenever you see both sides doing that it means there's real trouble.
Doesn't mean he's in trouble of having to be forced out -- resign yet but it means this is a rear a lot more serious than some of the other events and he said it.
Despite the bipartisan criticism President Obama continues to back colder calling him an outstanding attorney general who does his job with integrity -- Chad thank you.
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