House Sets Contempt Vote On Ag Holder

Eric Holder

Leaders of the Republican-run House expect to vote this afternoon on a contempt of Congress citation for Attorney General Eric Holder.

RELATED ARTICLES
  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Gitmo closure elusive, Obama looks at other steps
    President Barack Obama's vow to try again to close the Guantanamo Bay prison remains a tough sell in Congress.... More
BING NEWS:
  • House Republicans Lay the Groundwork for Trump to Fire Rosenstein
    Democrats claim that much like #ReleaseTheMemo debacle, their real aim is to undermine Mueller — in this case by providing the justification for getting rid of Rosenstein and replacing him with a depu...
    04/18/2018 - 10:24 pm | View Link
  • White House grappling with fallout from aide’s resignation
    And the day before, he pointed to Porter’s assertions of innocence and wished him a great future. Conway also delivered what she said was a vote of confidence from Trump for chief of staff John Kelly, ...
    02/11/2018 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • FBI Sends Warning to White House on Vote to Release Surveillance Practices Memo
    The move sets up an ugly clash with the President who wants it released ... made similar entreaties to White House chief of staff John Kelly to delay a House vote on releasing the memo. The memo also ...
    01/31/2018 - 6:25 am | View Link
  • FBI chief, Deputy U.S. AG meet House Speaker on Trump-Russia probe – source
    News outlets reported in December that Nunes would ask his committee to vote to hold the Justice Department and FBI in contempt of Congress if they did not turn over the material sought by the committ...
    01/3/2018 - 7:28 pm | View Link
  • House Republicans must preserve the motion to vacate the chair
    Scott Applewhite) When the 115th Congress convenes in January, the House of Representatives may vote on a rules package that guts ... Thinking of submitting an op-ed to the Washington Examiner? Be sur...
    10/20/2016 - 5:26 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • No Longer Available
    Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites.
    08/15/2018 - 6:30 am | View Website
  • Politics News | Breaking Political News, Video & Analysis ...
    Get up to the minute breaking political news and in-depth analysis on ABCNews.com.
    08/15/2018 - 1:08 am | View Website
  • Health News | Latest Medical, Nutrition, Fitness News ...
    Get the latest health news, diet & fitness information, medical research, health care trends and health issues that affect you and your family on ABCNews.com
    08/14/2018 - 7:32 pm | View Website
  • Alberto Gonzales
    Alberto R. Gonzales (born August 4, 1955) is an American lawyer who served as the 80th United States Attorney General, appointed in February 2005 by President George W. Bush, becoming the highest-ranking Hispanic American in executive government to date. He was the first Hispanic to serve as White House Counsel.Earlier he had been Bush's General Counsel during his governorship of Texas.
    08/13/2018 - 6:04 am | View Website
  • Politics and Government
    Get the latest news, commentary, and video for political events, politics, and the government.
    08/11/2018 - 11:24 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News