Holder: DOJ should be 'aggressively involved' when sham ballot audits violate federal law

'This is one of those times when the Justice Department, as I said, has got to be aggressive,' fmr. AG Holder says on GOP efforts to pass voting restriction bills in state legislatures.

6/8/2021 6:47:00 PM

'This is one of those times when the Justice Department, as I said, has got to be aggressive,' fmr. AG Holder says on GOP efforts to pass voting restriction bills in state legislatures.

Former Attorney General Eric Holder talks with Rachel Maddow about the role the Department of Justice can play in defending democracy against the latest wave of Republican attacks like voting rights rollbacks, partisan power grabs, and sham audits and recounts.

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If they truly were sham ballot audits you would not have your panties in a bunch! The Mainstream Media DOES NOT REFLECT REALITY. F E A Says a man who let every Wall Street crook off with zero punishment. Holder was a complete and total failure as AG.

US DOJ says it's recovered 'majority' of Colonial Pipeline ransomUS authorities say they've recovered a 'majority' of the $4.4 million ransom Colonial Pipeline paid to re-open its critical fuel route How?

DOJ recovered $2.3 million of ransom paid in Colonial Pipeline attackThe Department of Justice recovered a majority of the ransom paid to the hacker group DarkSide in the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack. Got to be more to this. Great timing! Now the meeting with Putin might have a decidedly different 'tone'? When Biden (when asked if Putin was testing him) said 'No!' (with a smirk) he knew! Love it! 🎉🎊🎉

DOJ seizes millions in ransom paid by Colonial PipelineThe Justice Department announced it has seized millions in ransom paid by Colonial Pipeline to the cyber criminal group Darkside after last month's ransomware attack: “Today we turned the tables on Darkside.” Good stuff! Focus on the mercenaries.

DOJ to defend law barring benefits to Puerto Rico, which Biden calls 'inconsistent' with his valuesJustice Dept. to continue to defend law that bars residents of Puerto Rico from obtaining federal benefits for low income disabled people, Pres. Biden says, even though he believes the 'provision is inconsistent' with his admin.'s 'policies and values.' Bullshit! They are as American as I! Calm down, guys, before you get mad, remember that he is NOT TRUMP 🤡

DOJ Recovers Most of Colonial Pipeline’s Ransom Payment to HackersThe Department of Justice seized around 85 percent of the Bitcoin that Colonial Pipeline paid to Russian cybercriminals to stop their May attack cryptoballoffcl 50% not 85%

‘Watergate level’: Trump chief of staff pressured DOJ to support Trump’s election liesFormer Acting U.S. Solicitor General Neal Katyal joins MSNBC's Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber to discuss the Republican effort to block a Jan. 6 commission, how GOP lies about the Capitol Hill riot affect America's future, the news Trump’s chief of staff pressed the DOJ to investigate false election fraud claims, and the criminal probe into the Trump Organization. neal_katyal Wow CORRUPTION EndtheGOP LockThemAllUp TreasonIsPunishableByDeath neal_katyal No shit! No one is doing anything about any of the insanely criminal and treasonous things trump and his sycophants did especially at the end of his term. Assign a special prosecutor or something if Congress can’t get shit done thanks to Sen_JoeManchin