In the growing ATF Fast and Furious scandal; CBS has turned up new documents that show Attorney General Eric Holder was briefed in July 2010.
Why is that important? Because he lied to Congress about it.
Read the new documents
Read the July 5, 2010 memo
Read the "It's a tricky case" email
Read the memo to AG Holder from Asst. AG Lanny A. Breuer
The documents came from the head of the National Drug Intelligence Center and Assistant Attorney General Lanny Breuer.
Fast and Furious, ATF agents allegedly allowed thousands of weapons to
cross the border and fall into the hands of Mexican drug cartels.
Gunwalking scandal uncovered at ATF
called letting guns "walk," and it remained secret to the public until
Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was murdered last December. Two guns
from Fast and Furious were found at the scene, and ATF agent John Dodson
blew the whistle on the operation.
Agent: I was ordered to let guns "walk" into Mexico
Tax payer dollars, zero oversight, and US border agents and scores of Mexican citizens have been killed.
Eric Holder - It's time for you to go - and then for you and anyone connected to this to be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.