Wednesday June 20, 2012 Happening Now

Happy Summer!

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is

poised to vote on holding Attorney General Eric Holder in Contempt of Congress

for failing to handover documents related to the Fast and Furious gun walking

scandal. Holder had a meeting with the chair of that committee Darrell Issa,

but Issa didn’t get the documents he was after.

Issa says if he doesn’t get those documents this morning.. the vote on

contempt will go forward. Stay tuned!

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House Oversight and Govt Reform Cmte convenes to consider a report holding Atty

Gen Holder in Contempt of Congress for his failure to produce docs specified in

the Cmte's Oct 12, 2011, subpoena, and is expected to hold a vote today.

A major development in the

ongoing conflict with Iran.. the Washington Post reporting the U.S. and Israel

collaborated on the “Flame” Virus that has collected intel and helped slow

Iran’s nuke program. It’s a fascinating report, but also represents another

potential leak of important national security information.

Catherine Herridge is pouring

over 100 recently released CIA documents dumped under the “Freedom of

Information Act.” Some fascinating stuff.

The defense in the Jerry

Sandusky child sex abuse trial expected to rest today.. with possible testimony

from Sandusky himself.

Julian Assange asking for asylum

in Ecuador(!?!)

The Federal Reserve wraps up two

days of meetings today, and investors are expecting it to do something to boost

the sluggish U.S. economy.

The Group of 20 looks ready to

pump more money into Spain and Italy.. we’ll see if it’s enough.

Clint Henderson is the Executive Producer for “Happening Now” and an avid traveler. Follow his adventures on Twitter, ClintPHenderson, and Instagram, clintpage1.