House GOP Plans Holder Impeachment

    Attorney General Eric Holder listens to a speech after of his remarks during the Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference, Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Over the past four years, the nation has witnessed an increase of nearly 150 percent in the number of people shot and killed in mass shooting incidents, Holder said Monday. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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    Sorry Holder, they’re just not that into you. In an interview with the Gainesville Sun, Republican Rep. Ted Yoho said that he and House allies will ask the speaker to impeach Holder by the end of the year. Yohh wants Holder removed in large part because of the Fast and Furious operation, which left agents’ firearms from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives with Mexican drug cartels. The House has only impeached one Cabinet member before—Secretary of War William Belknap in 1876 because of corruption.

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