As a debate raged on the floor of Congress over contempt proceedings for Attorney General Eric Holder, the Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform, Darrell Issa, (R-CA) inserted a letter into the Congressional Record. His dropping of the letter would normally be considered illegal, except Issa is protected by a clause in the Constitution.
President Obama has protected himself and Attorney General Eric Holder by invoking executive privilege in the Fast and Furious Scandal. The solid favor blocks the current investigation by congress into a failed administration scheme that has left one border patrol agent dead and countless other Mexican citizens murdered.
The US Attorney General, the man tasked with overseeing law enforcement across the entire country, has responded to Congressional inquiry over his involvement with “Fast and Furious,” a disastrous scheme that put weapons in the hands of Mexican crime bosses.