Ultra Liberal and Russia Today show host Thom Hartmann says there is no Executive Privilege in the Constitution.
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There was a big announcement today that came from the White House in regards to this whole Fast and Furious, hold Eric Holder in contempt scandal that’s being discussed on the Hill. Alyona focuses on the idea of executive privilege in and of itself which the mainstream media is not focusing on. Should the president be able to say that some conversations and deliberations shouldn’t be made available?
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Breaking news on 6/20/2012. The White House has asserted Executive Privilege on Fast & Furious documents. By definition, Executive Privilege means the White House had direct involvement in Fast & Furious decisions, where US agents were killed. The House proceeds to vote on contempt of congress charges against Eric Holder. Judge Andrew Napolitano comments.
via Obama Covers His Ass in Fast & Furious – 6/20/2012 – YouTube.
Rangel: Obama Used Executive Privilege To Protect The Constitution – MSNBC or is that MSDNC?
MSNBC’s Martin Bashir: One of the things I just can’t understand is given the fact that the president has said he’s going to exert executive privilege, what is the point of this citation apart from attempting to humiliate the Attorney General? These documents will never be produced if the president exerts his privilege.
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY): As long as they can get this in the headlines, as long as the TV reporters are talking. Once again, they have attacked the president and his administration, and I think we’ve about reached that point that they’ve gone over the edge of being political. And they’re involved in something that the American people, they don’t want to see these confrontations.