June 17, 2011
THE WASHINGTON EXAMINER EDITORIALIZES: Operation Fast and Furious should end Holder tenure. “Documents released by the Issa panel make it clear that Operation Fast and Furious was well-known and enthusiastically supported at the highest leveIs of ATF. That means the program had to have been supported elsewhere within the Justice Department. Thus, it is inconceivable that Holder did not know about Operation Fast and Furious. But even if he didn’t know, he clearly should have. Either way, Wednesday’s hearing provided the latest evidence that it’s past time for Holder to go.”
Well, people are calling this ATF gunrunning scandal worse than Iran/Contra.
On the other hand, some are suggesting that Holder should run for higher office. They’ve even got a running mate picked out:
It’s a perfectly matched ticket. (Image from reader Robert Sbisa).