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!
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
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.