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-Washington, Republicans in Congress have issued an official finding that Attorney General Eric Holder sought while testifying under oath to deceive them.
It's prompting fresh calls for President Obama to fire America's top cop.
Holder has already been censored by the house over his lack of cooperation in the Fast and Furious case.
Now he's in hot water over another scandal that hits us pretty close to home.
Chief Congressional Correspondent Mike Emanuel is live on Capitol Hill with these breaking details.
Good evening, Mike.
-Bret, good evening.
House Judiciary Committee Republicans have concluded that Attorney General Eric Holder gave deceptive testimony to Congress in his handling of the James Rosen case.
They note Holder assured the American people on May 15th that the potential prosecution of a member of the media was something he never contemplated or even heard of.
Then we found out a few days later the release of the Rosen warrant revealed Holder approved the designation of Rosen as a suspect and order to seize his emails.
If Rosen was a suspect then Holder gave deceptive testimony to Congress.
House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte says, "The deceptive and misleading testimony of Attorney General Holder is unfortunately just the most recent example in a long list of scandals that have plagued the department.
These kinds of missteps are not acceptable and I will challenge Attorney General Holder's mismanagement of the Department of Justice at every step.
These Judiciary Committee Republicans are calling for a change in leadership at the Justice Department."
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