The Justice Department is confirming what NBC News reported yesterday: Holder personally approved going after James Rosen and Fox.—
Sunny (@sunnyright) May 24, 2013
Remember last week, when Eric Holder insisted under oath that he had not personally been aware of any efforts by the DOJ to target journalists? And remember how he was busted yesterday for signing off on the criminal investigation of Fox News’ James Rosen?
Guess what: it gets better. And by better, we mean much, much worse. According to a new Justice Department statement, Holder actually vetted the search warrant.
If this is true — and if there’s any real justice — Holder could be looking at perjury charges.
It doesn’t look like we’ll be able to count on the Department of Justice to do its job. According to the statement, this is all perfectly legal:
It’s long past time Holder’s luck ran out.