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Did -- general Eric -- -- Celine or even lie under oath.
The House Judiciary Committee is now investigating him here's the testimony in.
With regard to the potential prosecution of the press for the disclosure of material that is not something that.
I've ever been involved -- heard.
All we think would be a wise policy.
And tonight Judiciary Committee member Jim sensenbrenner says attorney general holder should resign.
Congressman sensenbrenner of Wisconsin joins us -- CSF.
Glad to be her -- Certain why -- you say that he should resign.
We never can get any answers out of him.
That he east said I need subpoenas for the press.
That he wasn't involved -- that.
And yet the regulations specifically required approval by the attorney general.
-- the press agency that's.
It's going to be subject to the subpoena.
USA today in this morning's edition.
Claims that the Justice Department said that they had notified.
About Fox News that James Rosen was going to be subpoenaed.
Fox News said that they never got any notification.
And the Justice Department regulation also says they're supposed to negotiate.
None of that ever happen.
And the attorney general just draws a blank -- that he's in charge of the department.
Bad and messed he's not in control of the department that the president has named him to be the -- And worst either misled or lied.
To committees of congress.
As well as to the American public about these subpoenas that.
Have got not only to Fox News but also -- -- Well when he was questioned about that that then that does sound that we just played the outrage up that was on May fifteenth -- that was before the news broke about what the just I was doing about James Rosen and it kept that secret.
Do you think it by any chance at the attorney -- was trying to keep an investigation -- -- or do you think he was trying to.
Mislead congress used I'm not -- AP story but mislead congress or even -- Well but we didn't know anything about the James Rosen subpoenas.
Which were far more then mr.
-- phone records from what is appeared in the press.
The fact is is that there are regulations out how to deal with subpoenas to the press.
Which the Justice Department ignored Fox News should have been notified then negotiation should have taken place before -- subpoena was served down.
The people who have mr.
Rosen phone records.
That never happened.
Now we're supposed to be government of laws and if the chief law enforcement officer of this country won't enforce the law then he's lost the confidence of congress and of the American people -- -- ought to goal.
Part of Minnesota -- -- if he doesn't go because.
I think the president ought to fire him -- -- restore.
Faith in the Justice Department.
The fact is is that congress is entitled to answers.
And the only answer that we've gotten is that.
The administration wants to have a press shield law well -- -- like the press shield law that they proposed in the last congress.
This would not have covered either of DeRozan incident or VP incident who's fooling -- Congress isn't going to be pulled -- -- -- and remember the president promised a transparent government that people would have confidence in.
And I think these -- time attorney general holder statement.
We certainly don't have confidence within him or his department and it's time for a fresh start for the next three and a half years in the Obama administration.
Where does this -- I have thirty seconds left but where does this latest investigation.
Well it may lead to another contempt citation.
It may lead to mr.
holder coming back and three testifying.
-- Given a chance to clarify the record.
There on the fact is is that he is behind the eight ball he is the one that caused this problem.
Nobody else did and he's the one that's gonna have to fix it up and if he won't fix it up the president should fire.
Catherine thank you guys nice to CNN sure it was not concerned.
They have I was -- is a great place Greta you know that I do -- that -- thank you very much.