Attorney General Holder Insists His DOJ Has Not Been Politicized

The Attorney General insists his Department of Justice has not been politicized.
1:38 | 02/03/15

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Let me just stipulate you're not air colder Horry known cancer at an act that. No one suggesting that you are but of course. Attorney general holder's record is heavy on our minds now. And for the record. Hi I'm hearing cola. This notion that seems to. It seemed appropriate that. Hearing both the first data and then the second day. Com this notion somehow or do this Justice Department has been politicized. Is totally inconsistent with the facts. He won't look at apple politicized Justice Department you look at the one that I inherited merit. You look at the way in which hiring was done here for political reasons you look at all the other things we had to deal with to rebuild. This department that. I grew up in in that I love. I will leave this department. And the wave that I felt it when I came here back in 1976. With high morale. With people who are dedicated doing things going on the basis of the facts and the law. And he'll do is I think a little irresponsible for people on the hill to say that policy differences. Yet we have with them what decisions that we give me that our. Not consistent with how they view the world can be characterized as political. Beer is beer been noticed no politicization of of this Justice Department. I'm proud of the work that we've done over the past six years the historic things that dumb yet we have done. And I would hope that dumb. The American people would not. Fall prey to interest in sound bites that simply have to be simply are inconsistent with with facts.

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