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The president's top cops spent the day on the clock while house Republicans did not spend it holding their breath.
-- -- Shannon -- with tonight's update on the Justice Department scandal involving journalists and the attorney general.
The 5 PM deadline has come and gone.
And -- no response from attorney general Eric Holder to questions about what many -- with the conflict.
Between his sworn testimony before congress.
And -- involvement in the Justice Department's aggressive leak investigations.
GOP House Judiciary Committee leaders chairman Bob good -- and congressman Jim sensenbrenner.
Have been trading letters with the DOJ -- they call the response from a department official other than holder himself.
-- -- Congress and the American people deserve to have the attorney general respond to the committee on the record.
A letter from a subordinate that fails to answer many of our questions does not suffice.
Republican committee leaders say they may subpoena holder and that he could potentially face another contempt vote.
But Democrats on the Judiciary Committee say they are satisfied by the Justice Department's explanation.
That holder accurately testified he had never even heard a potential prosecution of members of the press over leaks.
Because fox is chief Washington correspondent James Rosen was never prosecuted.
Despite a search -- based on allegations that -- had engaged in criminal conduct.
It's I don't think he's done anything that would.
Close -- to want him to move make -- say.
To ask for those search warrants the attorney for the former State Department employee accused of leaking information to -- Says he may file a motion to have any evidence collected as a product of the search -- cost because of questions about how they were obtained.
Speaking today at an event honoring slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers holder made no reference to the situation as the White House continued to publicly back him.
The attorney general -- -- -- full confidence of the president United States -- -- hand is handling his job very well.
It is sensenbrenner who says holder could be facing yet another contempt citation you'll remember.
The household -- content to last year with both from seventeen Democrats for refusing to turn over documents related to the gun walking operation fast and furious -- Chad thank you.
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