To the Extent it May Matter, Republicans Continue to Gain Strength in Senate Battleground States | Main | #SmartTake: Slate's Newest Entry in the Derby of Dumb
June 26, 2014

Cruz: Holder Must Appoint Special Prosecutor In IRS Scandal, Or He Must Be Impeached

Holder? I thought it was the President who did so...?

Not sure, but good for him for pushing it. This is perfectly smart politics: The public agrees that there should be a special prosecutor, and 76% believe the IRS deliberately destroyed emails, with only a childish rump of 12% believing it was a "mistake."

Make this corrupt shitheel defend his decision to not investigate this.

Cruz made this statement while asking for a Senate resolution declaring that a special prosecutor should be appointed:

"If this resolution is not passed and Democrats in the Senate choose not to put this necessary pressure on the Department of Justice, I have one very clear request," Cruz said. "If Attorney General Eric Holder continues to refuse to appoint a special prosecutor, he should be impeached."

Cruz asked for unanimous consent to call up and adopt a resolution "expressing the opinion of the Senate that the Attorney General should appoint a special prosecutor to investigate, and prosecute, if the facts support, the IRS targeting of Americans and its potential cover up of those actions."


digg this
posted by Ace at 03:09 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
"Dennis" Trump: "I close my eyes when I kiss my daughter. She is so ..."

Bandersnatch: "SSFW young Nastassja Kinski for anyone who needs b ..."

Guy Smiley: "Why haven't you dated a Transgender? Imagine th ..."

Zombie Shakespeare: "An incel by any other name is just as effete. ..."

rickb223 [/s][/b][/i][/u]: "Here is the liberal mindset in a nutshell: I g ..."

Peter Buttplug: "Anal warts are great, like a French Tickler... cor ..."

WisRich: "648 I really want to see the Democrat candidates p ..."

joncelli, because somebody had to: "646 641 So when are the Democrat debates going to ..."

StefanH: "I really want to see the Democrat candidates press ..."

Tami[/b][/i] [/s] [/u]: "646 641 So when are the Democrat debates going to ..."

Jordan61: "641 So when are the Democrat debates going to happ ..."

DamnedYankee: "h, how they would flock to vote for their queen, n ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64