Will this clear anything up? Will Rep. Issa and Republicans stop pushing this meme that General Holder is criminal in his actions? Of course not! Conservatives are invested in this belief. They will find some way to say that this probe is wrong by virtue of a conspiracy. Also, Issa will attempt to start another probe between now and the election – the closer to the election the better. This will continue to motivate conservative voters.
An internal Justice Department investigation into the Operation Fast and Furious scandal recommends discipline for 14 officials, but found no evidence that the department’s top leaders knew about the gun-walking aspect of the operation when it was underway.
The long-awaited report from Justice’s Inspector General finds misconduct or poor judgment on the part of officials at DOJ headquarters, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in Washington and its field office in Arizona, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Arizona in connection with the operation that reportedly allowed as many as 2000 weapons to flow from U.S. gun dealers to Mexican drug cartels