The new leader of the Boston office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives wants to focus on taking illegal guns off the streets to make neighborhoods safer.
The same specialized ATF tactical unit responded to both the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and the Washington mass shooting.
Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.
Wednesday, June 20, 2011 will go down in history as the day that was the beginning of the end for President Barack Obama’s presidency. With the president’s execution of executive privilege regarding United States Attorney General Eric Holder’s “Fast and Furious” gun-walking scandal.
For the second time in the past six months, federal and local authorities conduct a major sweep through Brockton. Friday’s raids led to 32 arrests on gun and drug trafficking charges.