Eric Holder

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.

Texas's Next Governor Can't Wait to Fight Eric Holder
July 26, 2013

When Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday that he will try to restore the Justice Department’s authority to review voting laws in Texas, the move was cheered by Democrats—and especially minority voters—who feared disenfranchisement after t

Why Eric Holder Always Disappoints Himself
June 20, 2013

Why the attorney general always disappoints himself.

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