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It is the citadel of justice in America.
It commands respect not because of its enormous power.
But because of its reverence for the law because its integrity is supposed to be unimpeachable.
Beyond the political winds of Washington.
And because of its fairness in all matters of truth and justice.
It is the United States department of justice.
And heat is that head.
The top law enforcement officer in the country.
In this week fury as more facts come out.
Regarding the attorney general's personal role in what many regard as an unprecedented.
Intrusion on the freedom of the press.
Criticisms from both sides of the -- calls for his resignation.
Hello and welcome to justice on judge -- -- thanks for being with us tonight.
So should Eric Holder resign.
It's probably not going to happen.
Should -- be fired the president says it's not going to happen.
On May sixteenth president was asked whether he has.
Confidence in the street journal in and we answered in the affirmative is that still the case disease doesn't Robinson's -- -- yes absolutely yes yes.
Now we already know the Obama administration promotes and rewards those in lock step whipped them like Susan Rice and her video vignette.
Victorian Nolan and those pesky -- -- talking points.
And -- Lerner that IRS queen who admittedly doesn't much know about math.
But another truth twister who's taking -- summer vacation folks on our dime.
Because the White House won't go through the trouble of firing her.
Only the little people get fired or demoted.
Like Greg hicks the man who desperately called for military backed -- -- bank Gaza.
So what should happen to hold -- I have an idea.
Eric Holder should be indicted.
It all started when the Department of Justice targeted -- Fox News reporter for simply reporting the news.
Holder -- approves spying on him.
Likening is a reporter actions to criminal activity.
And referring to him as an Gator and a better co conspirator.
For reporting what -- Bob my staffer told him.
Now a little -- here.
There is a longstanding.
Principle of American jurisprudence.
A fundamental linchpin of our bill of rights the First Amendment.
The freedom of the press.
The law is clear.
If you want information as a prosecutor like a reporter's phone records and emails.
You give them notice and the two of you go to court and you duke it out.
But not Eric Holder.
When asked about this at a congressional hearing he denied doing any such thing.
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.
-- we think would be a wise policy.
We now know that was not the truth.
And in panic mode holder and his boss decide it's time to meet with the press the very people whose rights they've trampled down.
Now Eric they say you feels sorrowful.
And so you invite the press to a Tea Party most of whom declined -- invitation.
And at this party you want to talk to them off the record.
Just think -- say something you don't want quoted and don't want to be accountable for.
And so you say so the press can tell you what guidelines there should be when prosecutors investigate journalist.
Don't you -- the world's largest law office 101000.
Aren't there -- 200 years of case law precedent and legal treatises on the free press of the First Amendment.
Remember -- zanger.
-- your -- the president a constitutional lawyer.
What don't you understand.
About the First Amendment.
And you want to meet with the press why.
To talk about how prosecutors like you shouldn't be allowed to do what you yourself decided to do.
What -- -- having an out of body -- smear it's you did what you did.
What you now say you shouldn't be allowed to do.
After you were regionally denied doing it but wouldn't call you now say hey I've always -- -- that media shield law.
To prevent you from doing it.
-- you realize Eric you were saying.
Please help me figure out a way to protect you from people like me.
You didn't stop yourself.
You could have relied on the law you -- -- And to stop its -- prosecutorial discretion.
I know you know that one.
Instead you go beyond what any administration -- attorney general -- the history of this country has ever done.
In an unprecedented.
Seizure of press records.
And you lied about it.
This is not Iran.
This is not North Korea.
You know what the guidelines are.
That's why you can't judge shopping after two judges refused to go along with an order that would violate the constitution that -- -- -- a -- But that third time it's a charm you finally found the judge who would agree with your plan.
Now you're all talk about an independent judge to review any such applications in the future when you have the -- To judge shop until you got the right judge.
I'm not even -- going to the wholesale seizure of the AP records.
-- you said you didn't have to give notice because of national security which we both know what's hot wash.
It was 2012.
Your boss was in the middle of a tight presidential election this story was about al-Qaeda your boss wanted to trumpet his own narrative we know how that one goes.
But when the AP scooped up by one day it was time to target the AP.
The fury today is palpable the colts' first special prosecutor are deafening.
But you won't appoint a special prosecutor.
-- just investigate yourself.
But what I know is -- itself.
The one who says what you say the one who says what -- or who does what you do and by the way.
You want to know what the press thinks just read the newspapers.
Why don't you admit that you're trying to make nice with them.
What's the point of even -- with them they can't change the law they're not congress.
Just want to make some new friends.
Today maybe they'll say something nice.
After all the 2014 midterm elections are coming up.
And maybe you can influence the press who's now investigating new.
All the way here are some of the press you invited -- your target.
-- you ever met with the target of a potential criminal investigation.
I know why wouldn't.
No prosecutor worth his or her assault meets with someone he's -- -- she is accused.
Of wrongdoing for a -- by -- moment with T and crop bits.
Maybe this could be any teaching moment.
As you said this is an opportunity for the department to consider.
-- strike the right balance between the interests of law enforcement and freedom of the press.
Is -- out there are tired of the Obama administration's.
We already knew the consulate in Ben -- didn't meet minimum -- standards.
Or the standards of the 1999 accountability review board after the bombing in Tanzania and Kenya.
But after the murder of ambassador Chris Stevens at three others it was time for another teaching moment what another accountability review board.
Appointed who didn't bother to question its most important witness the person who appointed them.
So now we need a teaching moment on media sensitivity.
You know want to safeguard the media against an overly intrusive prosecutor.
What are you gonna do one up the constitution.
-- -- How bout you stop ignoring it.
Have let you stop judge shopping how much you stop patronizing the media that until now you've proven you -- cared less about.
How about -- stop secretly -- surreptitiously seizing records.
And stop likening a reporter's job to criminal -- -- and calling them gators and the bettors and criminal co conspirators.
You present yourself as a liberal freedom loving First Amendment equal rights and equal justice kinda guy.
Your political operative whose actions are unprecedented.
In the history of this country.
But this latest scandal is not the first time you disregard of the law.
It was -- department that -- assault rifles of the Mexican cartels used to murder innocent civilians at a Border Patrol on ice agent.
And so for your actions.
I believe the following is an order and indictment.
One that contains the following charges.
Perjury for the may fifteenth statement before the house judiciary.
That you Eric Holder know nothing about the potential prosecution of the press but it's not something you've ever been involved in when in truth.
You'll not only do this state that was not true but you actually personally approve this -- -- award for those records.
Knowingly making up false statement in relation to a matter within the jurisdiction of the legislative branch for that same testimony.
Although here -- enhanced sentence for obstruction.
For you're -- fast and furious aiding and abetting a false statement in a letter to the senate judiciary committed.
Dated February 4 2011.
By your deputy Ron white stating unequivocally.
That there was no -- walking -- no weapons sent across the Mexican border.
What statement was also a lie and you had to admit after.
Count for this version of a felony for your knowledge when you have a duty to stop the gun running to Mexico and your failure to do so.
Perjury for lying to congress that you first heard about fast and furious late April of 2011.
When even -- president admits he knew about it before that.
Count six conspiracy.
Allowing for the use up and providing guns to the Mexican cartel during a drug trafficking offense.
In furtherance of a drug conspiracy.
I started by saying that the United States Department of Justice is the citadel of truth in America.
And it commands respect.
It deserves a leader who understands.
And reveres the law.
It deserves a leader who has the integrity.
And the commitment.
To advance the cause of justice.
You've already been held in contempt of congress.
The arrogance the lies the double standards are both embarrassing.
And beneath else.
The American people can no longer afford so many missteps.
In our citadel of American justice.
For you to go.
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