Saturday, April 14, 2012
Fast and Furious Timeline and News Links - April 2012
April 1, 2012 - The Tucson Citizen: Fast and Furious never connected the dots
April 3, 2012 - The Texas Tribune: Trade Group Aids Texas Gun Seller's Suit Against Feds
April 4, 2012 - Washington Post: Holder expects to be interviewed by Justice Department on gun trafficking probe
April 5, 2012 - America's Quarterly: Eric Holder Expects to be Interviewed in Fast and Furious Investigation
April 5, 2012 - The Washington Times: ‘Straw buyers’ plead guilty to dealing guns - One bought guns found where agent was killed
April 5, 2012 - World Net Daily: Mr. Obama, tear down that wall! - Jeff Knox won't let White House get away with Fast & Furious smokescreen - Kevin O’Reilly wants to testify before the House Committee, President Obama refuses
April 6, 2012 - TriValley Central: Fast and furious: Man pleads guilty to gun charge related to ATF probe
April 6, 2012 - The Daily Caller: Issa, Grassley hammer White House for stonewalling on ‘Fast and Furious’ witness
April 6, 2012 - The Daily Caller: Chaffetz: White House blocking access to ‘Fast and Furious’ witness who wants to testify
April 6, 2012 - Examiner.com: White House thumbs nose at Grassley, Issa over F&F request
April 7, 2012 - Gulf Times: Guilty plea in botched sting case
April 9, 2012 - American Thinker: White House Won't Let Rep. Issa Question Key Staffer About Fast and Furious
April 10, 2012 - The Blaze: The Blaze Magazine EXCLUSIVE: Fast and Furious — ‘Bloody Scandal’
April 10, 2012 - Fox News: WH stonewalling in 'Fast & Furious' probe? - Republicans accuse administration of blocking key witness
April 12, 2012 WLTX: Trey Gowdy: Hold Administration Accountable for Fast and Furious
April 13, 2012 - Human Events: Napolitano perjured herself to Congress in Fast & Furious testimony
April 14, 2012 - Fox News: Main suspect in Operation Fast and Furious arrested twice before, report shows
April 14, 2012 - Examiner.com: ‘Gunwalker’ suspect arrested for cocaine month before ATF released him
April 14, 2012 - YouTube: Issa addresses NRA convention, promises action on Fast and Furious
April 14, 2012 - Huntington News: BOOK REVIEW: 'Fast and Furious': Obama, Holder Can Run But They Can't Hide This Bone-Headed Operation -- Or Can They?
April 15, 2012 - KTAR: Key ATF agents in gun case blame prosecutors
April 15, 2012 - The Daily Caller: Rep. Justin Amash demands Eric Holder’s resignation over ‘Fast and Furious’
April 16, 2012 - AZ Capital Times: Key ATF agents in Fast and Furious case blame prosecutors
April 16, 2012 - Big Journalism: Exclusive: How The MSM Covered Up Fast and Furious
April 16, 2012 - Greenville Online: Gowdy: Hold administration accountable for botched gun sting
April 16, 2012 - ticklethewire: ATF Supervisors Blame Prosecutors in Fast and Furious
April 16, 2012 - tri-state online: Federal agents blame prosecutors for bungling Fast and Furious operation
April 16, 2012 - Townhall.com: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal
April 16, 2012 - My Fox Pheonix: Key ATF Agents in Gun Case Blame Prosecutors
April 16, 2012 - Examiner.com: Issa promises NRA that F&F investigation will hold DoJ officials accountable
April 16, 2012 - Katie Pavlich's book "Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up" is released to the public. Pavlich has been working on Fast and Furious from almost the beginning and her book may be devastating to the administration.
April 16, 2012 - Examiner.com: ATF agents continue to shirk blame for Fast and Furious
April 16, 2012 - WKZO: Two more plead guilty in bungled gun-running sting
April 16, 2012 - Fox News: Political ramifications of 'Fast and Furious' - Will the ATF gunwalking scandal hurt President Obama's re-election chances?
April 16, 2012 - The Blaze: 'Real News’ Panelist: Obama Has Been Anti-Second Amendment for Decades
April 16, 2012 - The Daily Caller: Rep. Neugebauer joins calls for Holder’s resignation - 125 Congress Members now are calling for Holder's resignation
April 16, 2012 - Michelle Malkin: Katie Pavlich exposes “Fast and Furious: Barack Obama’s Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up”
April 17, 2012 - Fox News: Book shines light on unanswered 'Fast & Furious' questions - Botched operation or cover-up?
April 17, 2012 - IVN: Rep. Justin Amash Calls for Eric Holder’s Resignation Over ‘Fast and Furious’
April 17, 2012 - The Patriot Post - David Limbaugh: Katie Pavlich's 'Fast and Furious'
April 17, 2012 - The Washington Examiner: Katie Pavlich's 'Fast and Furious'
April 17, 2012 - Townhall.com: Press and Praise for Katie Pavlich's Fast and Furious Book
April 17, 2012 - LiveLeak: Exclusive: How The MSM Covered Up Fast and Furious
April 17, 2012 - Human Events: Katie Pavlich's 'Fast and Furious'
April 18, 2012 - Ted Cruz, who is running for a TX Senate seat, releases a 90 second ad on Fast and Furious. This is an great example of how F&F will be used against Obama in the coming presidential race.
April 18, 2012 - US Open Borders: Another Congressman Calls For Eric Holder’s Resignation Over Fast And Furious
April 18, 2012 - CNS News: Obama’s Economic ‘Stimulus’ Gave $10 Million to ATF Project Gunrunner
April 18, 2012 - Examiner.com: Issa says he is moving forward with contempt charges against Holder
April 18, 2012 - The Washington Times: PICKET: Issa expects movement on Holder contempt charge within 'weeks'
April 19, 2012 - Examiner.com: ‘Gunwalker’ suspect gave ATF and border authorities plenty of clues amidst lies
April 19, 2012 - PJ Media: Main Fast and Furious Target Was Arrested Three Times Before Agent Terry’s Murder
April 20, 2012 - Big Government.com: 'Fast and Furious' Exposes White House Anti-Gun Agenda, Coverup
April 20, 2012 - Townhall.com: Issa: Contempt Charges on Their Way for Eric Holder
April 20, 2012 - thedove.us: Katie Pavlich on 'Fast and Furious' - theDove.us
April 20, 2012 - NRA News: Katie Pavlich on Her New Book About Fast and Furious
April 20, 2012 - H&H Shooting Sports: Bill Clinton Advises President Obama on Gun Control: ‘Don’t Bother’
April 20, 2012 - Big Journalism: Vast Left Wing Conspiracy: DOJ Refers Reporter to Media Matters, Source Claims
April 21, 2012 - American Thinker: In Interviews, Author Doesn't Credit Reporters Who Broke Fast and Furious (Pavlich Responds)
April 25, 2012 - CBS News: ATF's mysterious grenade smuggler case: new photos, documents turned over to Congress
April 25, 2012 - Fox News: Justice official leaving for law school post after criticism over 'Fast and Furious' claim
April 25, 2012 - The Daily Caller: High-ranking DOJ official to resign amid Fast and Furious, Virgin Islands bribery scandals
April 26, 2012 - The Daily Caller: Obama admin. let grenades walk in Fast and Furious, documents show
April 27, 2012 - KENS5: ATF: Two-thirds of guns recovered in Mexico from U.S. (Significantly this report includes some of the facts that refute ATF's bogus numbers.)
April 27, 2012 - TPM Muckraker: It Wasn’t Just The Government Giving Guns To Mexican Drug Cartels This article also includes comments critical of ATF's figures. Quote: “The key to this data is that most of these guns can’t be traced to U.S. gun dealers. And, some of those would actually trace back to the United States because of the federal government’s own gunwalking scandal. “We also have to remember that the only guns Mexico is going to submit for tracing are guns they know are from the United States, which clearly paints an incomplete picture of the firearms found in the Mexico,” Grassley said."
April 27, 2012 - UPI: House GOP wants to hold Holder in contempt
April 27, 2012 - Fox News: Issa, Chaffetz confirm contempt plans for Holder over Fast and Furious
April 27, 2012 - Boston Herald: Republicans seek to hold attorney general in contempt over Fast and Furious
April 27, 2012 - CBS News: Lawmakers move toward citing Holder for contempt
April 27, 2012 - CBS News (Sharyl Attkisson): Republicans prepare contempt citation against Eric Holder over Fast and Furious
April 27, 2012 - KTUU: Republicans seek to hold attorney general in contempt over Fast and Furious - House GOP leaders draft a citation accusing Eric H. Holder Jr. and the Justice Department of hindering their inquiry into the ATF gun-tracking operation.
April 27, 2012 - CBS News (Sharyl Attkisson): Government's answer to "Fast and Furious" records requests: Blank pages
April 27, 2012 - Breitbart.com: MMfA's Response to 'Fast and Furious' Plays Fast and Loose with Facts
April 27, 2012 - myFOXdfw: House Republicans plan to hold Holder in contempt over 'Fast and Furious'
April 28, 2012 - Latin American Herald Tribune: Holder May Face Contempt Citation in Fast and Furious
April 28, 2012 - USA Election News: Contempt Case against Eric Holder: Demand of Republicans
April 28, 2012 - Newsroom America: Republicans Preparing Contempt Charge Against Holder Over 'Fast and Furious'
April 28, 2012 - The Moral Liberal: Republicans Preparing Contempt Charge Against Holder
April 29, 2012 - American Thinker: Trayvon: 46 Days; Fast and Furious: 527 Days and Counting
April 29, 2012 - the narcosphere: Clues Put FBI Informant at the Apex of Fast and Furious Scandal
April 30, 2012 - Fox News: What happens if Congress finds Attorney General Holder in contempt in the 'Fast and Furious' scandal?
April 30, 2012 - Fox News: WH hiding 'Fast and Furious' facts from the public? - House oversight committee chair prepared to hold Attorney General Holder in contempt
April 30, 2012 - Fox News: Will Holder be held in contempt? - House committee member Rep. Joe Walsh weighs in on the case congress has to hold the Attorney General in contempt