September 21, 2012
ROLL CALL: Justice IG Sides With Issa On Wiretaps.
Asked by several Republican lawmakers at the hearing whether reading the wiretap applications would have indicated that guns were being “walked,” the tactic employed in Fast and Furious, Horowitz said “yes.”
He then added a more nuanced version included in the report, that someone “who was focused on the question of investigative tactics, particularly one who was already sensitive to the issue of ‘gun walking,’” would have “questions about ATF’s conduct of the investigations.”
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