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Politics / Republicans vs. Holder #1024422

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Kelly O’Donnell) Republican calls for the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder over national security leaks featured; details given about news stories revealing secret details about US operations against al Qaeda & Iran’s nuclear program and claims Holder failed to cooperate in the investigation of the Fast & Furious gunrunning operation in Mexico. [Senators John CORNYN†, Lindsey GRAHAM†– confront Holder.] [HOLDER – responds; defends the lawyers he selected {Rod Rosenstein† & Ronald Machen†} to find the leakers.] [Senator Dianne FEINSTEIN†- says having a fight will set back any leak investigation.]

Williams, Brian;
O’Donnell, Kelly

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