Originally Posted by elsid13
To be fair, this was and is a Justice Dept criminal probe of leaked information about CIA operation in Yemen (2nd underwear bombing that was thwarted). The White House most likely wasn't brief about the case. They weren't going after the press but the sources in the House that provided the information. Also the Justice Department didn't break any laws if they were granted subpoena powers by judge in national security areana.
Those laws are ****. Those laws are the **** laws that Obama campaigned against and said he would change.
No good ever came from a government wielding its power against the press. Holder should resign immediately. Obama should demand it.