Eric Holder

Republicans Are Already Undermining Obama's Highly Qualified Attorney General Pick
November 09, 2014

Loretta Lynch would be first African-American woman to serve as attorney general.

America's Great Big Blind Spot on Human Rights
October 07, 2014

We have a great big blind spot on human rights.

Eric Holder Transformed the Attorney General into an Advocate for the Poor
As DC's prosecutor, he was my adversary. But at the Justice Department, he surprised me.
September 26, 2014

As a public defender, he was my adversary. But at the Justice Department, he surprised me.

Here's the Best Eric Holder Replacement That No One's Talking About
September 26, 2014

If you don't know who David Kris is, you should.

One of These Four People Will Replace Eric Holder (Probably)
September 25, 2014

If they can make it through Senate confirmation, that is.

Eric Holder's Biggest Failure
Wall Street ruined the economy. Obama's AG let them off too easy.
September 25, 2014

Don't forget that the attorney general's biggest failing hurts all of us. 

4 Ways Obama Can Reform Immigration By Himself
June 30, 2014

The most likely action will be an expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

Eric Holder's Suit Against Texas Gives the Supreme Court a Chance to Gut Even More of the Voting Rights Act
September 01, 2013

The Supreme Court has played whack-a-mole with the Voting Rights Act: Strike down one part of the law, encourage people to use another part of it, then strike that part down. The Texas lawsuit gives them another whack. 

Eric Holder Sues Texas Over Voter ID. Here's Why It's a Long Shot.
August 22, 2013

“We will not allow the Supreme Court's recent decision to be interpreted as open season for states to pursue measures that suppress voting rights.”

The Non-Cynical Explanation for Eric Holder's Drug-Bust Switcheroo
August 12, 2013

Some potentially good news from the Justice Department today: It appears that, in certain circumstances, prosecutors will be forbidden from listing the amount of illegal substances at issue in minor drug cases.

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