Republicans swoon over Holder's partisan' leak probers

Conason, Joe
June 2012
Enterprise/Salt Lake City;6/25/2012, Vol. 41 Issue 47, p15
The author discusses the Republicans' criticism over the decision of U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to appoint two U.S. attorneys to conduct an investigation of intelligence leaks. Holder appointed U.S. attorney for the Distric of Columbia Ronald Machen and U.S. attorney for the District of Maryland Rod Rosenstein for potential prosecution of the leakers. The Republicans complained that the job should be handled by a special counsel.


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