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Eric Holder’s legacy: Tough with words but weak with action

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks to a meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark., Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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October 15, 2014

How does one define legacy? Is it a mathematical question of success and failures? Because if so, you may find that Eric Holder’s won’t be too positive. He’ll end up going down in history as an outspoken, but unsuccessful, Attorney General. His civil rights ideologies, while agreeable, lack...

National Briefs: Sept. 29

National Briefs: Sept. 29

Associated Press

September 28, 2014

US Attorney General Eric Holder resigns Washington, DC — Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced his resignation Thursday after leading the Justice Department since the first days of President Barack Obama...

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