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FBI Agents revolt against Eric Holder
PowerLine, by Paul Mirengoff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/6/2014 10:28:00 PM

First it was the Justice Department’s career prosecutors; now it’s FBI agents. The federal employees responsible for fighting crime are simply unable to digest the anti-law enforcement slop being served up by their boss, Attorney General Holder. The FBI’s beef is with the selection of Debo Adegbile as Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division. The FBI Agents Association’s opposition is based on the way in which Adegbile defended, and led the cheers for, cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal. The problem isn’t that Adegbile defended Abu-Jamal. The problem, as Bill Otis explains, is that Adegbile led a street campaign to

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FormerNYer, 2/6/2014 10:41:52 PM     (No. 9722628)

This story is sure to get plenty of publicity on the network news shows.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: melanie, 2/6/2014 11:00:31 PM     (No. 9722649)

Too bad their collective gag reflex took this long. However, better late than never.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pros7767, 2/6/2014 11:14:55 PM     (No. 9722665)

And Holder cares why? He´s routinely violating the law and the FBI, ATF have done nothing.

I´m sure he´s quaking in his boots. Yea right...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: STLstudent, 2/6/2014 11:48:39 PM     (No. 9722693)

Federal agents will robotically do whatever they are told to do. It doesn´t matter who is the obergruppenfurher.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/6/2014 11:55:43 PM     (No. 9722702)

There is always a turning point. Always. Just when is the question.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobn.t, 2/7/2014 12:21:26 AM     (No. 9722709)

I think the whole country should revolt.
I think the whole country is about to revolt.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: PChristopher, 2/7/2014 1:39:02 AM     (No. 9722723)

It´s not going to get better until you Law Enforcement types actually start practicing the enforcement of laws rather than the imposition of ´Social Justice´. You can start by arresting your boss and putting him in Gitmo, because HIS lot are the real terrorists.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: steveW, 2/7/2014 4:08:12 AM     (No. 9722751)

In a way, you´ve got to admire the cleverness with which the Left is implementing their Dismantle and Decline plan for the USA. Pushing the envelope, constantly, with things they can just barely get away with (with the help of an "opposition" nearly paralysed by Dear Leader´s skin color), they infect each institution just enough, little by little, step by incremental step, until the internal corruption and public ignorance is so overwhelming that they can finally - someday soon, they hope - incinerate the Constitution and force Our Glorious Socialist Future on everyone. Cheering on cop-killers is one small step, but a clever one.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 2/7/2014 7:30:08 AM     (No. 9722832)

I encourage IRS employees in every capacity to ignore the lawless criminal Attorney General Eric Holder, and to sabotage his program in any way they can. Holder needs to be in a jail cell, for sure.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Wizard of IS, 2/7/2014 7:36:46 AM     (No. 9722842)

And thanks to the leadership of Harry Reid the Senate Republicans won´t be able to filibuster the nomination.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Catherine, 2/7/2014 7:41:02 AM     (No. 9722854)

Oh thank goodness. I wondered if some of our law enforcement agencies would eventually get enough and stand up for the law and this country.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/7/2014 8:27:27 AM     (No. 9722913)

I agree with #8. Obama gets an 8 year skin color pass.. Are we going to allow another 8 years of free reign with Hillary and her cohorts screaming "sexist" ?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Madinmaryland, 2/7/2014 9:49:46 AM     (No. 9722997)

This stuff gets me angry. It´s all about "whitey payback" if you ask me.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: pineledger, 2/7/2014 10:17:22 AM     (No. 9723027)

From the Wiki about Debo Adegbile, the nominee at the eye of this storm:

Born Adebowale Patrick Akande Adegbile in New York City, Adegbile is the son of a Nigerian father and an Irish immigrant mother. He was raised by his single mother. He also was a child actor on the children´s TV show Sesame Street during the 1970s, playing the character Debo and performing in episodes for nine years.

Adegbile studied at Lehman College in 1986 and 1987 and earned a bachelor´s degree in 1991 from Connecticut College. He then earned a law degree from New York University School of Law in 1994.


No editorships, no clerkships. Another Affirmative Actor.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: RancherJack, 2/7/2014 10:28:02 AM     (No. 9723039)

If you believe Paul Mirengoff, I got land in Florida to sell you.

Every FBI agent is bought, sold and sold out.

All of them. Mirengoff has been played for a fool.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/7/2014 10:37:16 AM     (No. 9723058)

I´m sorry, but our government is revolting (I´m talking about character here) at this point in history. Not the shining city on the hill anymore, it is the slum sitting in the muck.

The Connection currently has a video of Reagans goodbye speech posted right now. It is both uplifting and sad to see the difference between the excellence then and the trash we have in government right now.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Arby, 2/7/2014 11:05:44 AM     (No. 9723102)

Good for them. (And fry Mumia.)

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Reply 18 - Posted by: chicodon, 2/7/2014 11:23:48 AM     (No. 9723146)

If Jeh Johnson sailed through so will this guy. Johnson is an Obama henchman.

We´re still waiting for a leader to emerge on our side. We all need to be organized under one flag. However each time a strong Conservative voice is heard they are swarmed by the political elites and their media. Take Cruz, Palin and West as examples.

The Conservative press have also taken sides. Roger Ailes´ recent condescending remarks about Palin (she was only hired to anger MSNBC) show us where Fox News is heading. There will be no Tea Party voices at Fox in the run up to 2014 and 2016. It´s going to be tough sledding.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Franz, 2/7/2014 12:17:17 PM     (No. 9723229)

What´s next for Holder. Perhaps, putting Khalid Sheikh Mohammed in charge of the anti-terrorism division?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: sherlock1, 2/7/2014 12:18:50 PM     (No. 9723232)

But... but - Alberto Gonzales wrote a opinion on Iraq!! Ohhh, the humanity!!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 2/7/2014 12:42:06 PM     (No. 9723278)

FTA: The FBIAA’s views are destined to fall on deaf ears both among Senate Democrats and at the Attorney General’s office. That’s probably because deep down the Democratic left’s view of the police isn’t much different from the contemptible portrayal offered by the man Holder has tapped to be Assistant Attorney General.

I was really encouraged to see this until I read that last paragraph. As long as the traitors in the Democrat party are in charge this is what you will get. It is just sickening and infuriating that they just continue to spit in the eye of every American and continue to nominate the most anti-American radical they can find. Welcome to the world 0bama has created. This is not the same America I grew up in.



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Reply 22 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 2/7/2014 1:52:18 PM     (No. 9723370)

Welcome to ´The Entitlement Age´:
Debo Adegbile as Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division was apparently already confirmed by the Senate.

In this Obama Regime, it seems like all Federal employees are more in their pensions than what they swore an oath to d on the jobs.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 2/7/2014 3:38:52 PM     (No. 9723559)

What´s wrong with this country - as demonstrated by its Congress?

Debo Adegbile was voted out of committee yesterday,10-8, in a STRAIGHT PARTY LINE VOTE.

That´s what´s wrong!

Even a wretch like him is treated politically, rather than on the merits.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: bearcat, 2/7/2014 4:08:28 PM     (No. 9723599)

Remember this the next time you want to sit on your hands because you don´t like the the Republican nominee. Elections have meaning. None of the terrible things would have been possible under ANY
Republican.

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