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2016 Democratic National Convention

Former Attorney General Eric Holder at DNC: 'Throughout history too many people have sacrificed too much, fought wars and braved fire hoses, dogs, bullets and bombs for this generation to sit on the sidelines' - NPR

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Edward Snowden espionage case

President Obama does not agree with former Attorney General Eric Holder that Edward Snowden performed public service in his disclosures, White House press secretary says - @markknoller

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2016 US Supreme Court vacancy

Former US Attorney General Eric Holder praises Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, says judge is, 'in the main street of American political and judicial thought' - MSNBC

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2016 US Supreme Court vacancy

Former US Attorney General Eric Holder on President Obama's Supreme Court nominee: 'Merrick Garland is an outstanding choice for SCOTUS (Supreme Court of the United States). A protector of civil rights and individual liberties. He must get a vote' - @EricHolder

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2016 US elections

Hillary Clinton's announces endorsement from former Attorney General Eric Holder, who will campaign for her in South Carolina - @BillBarrowAP

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Shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore.

Former US Attorney General Eric Holder on Umpqua Community College shooting: 'Now Oregon. We weep again as a nation. Is the answer to our gun violence epidemic to do nothing? Again? Come on America! We solve problems' - @EricHolder

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Edward Snowden espionage case

Former US Attorney General Eric Holder tells @YahooPolitics it's possible Justice Department could strike deal with Edward Snowden; 'his actions spurred a necessary debate'

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Eric Holder

Eric Holder, former US attorney general, to return to law firm - @Reuters

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

Former Attorney General Eric Holder joins Twitter, makes statement on Charleston, SC, shootings: 'Hate and gun violence. How often? How long? My heart breaks - again. Condolences to victims, survivors and families at Mother Emanuel' - @EricHolderJr

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Obama 2nd term nominations

Photo: Eric Holder delivers remarks, stresses need to protect voting rights, during last day as attorney general - @MissBeaE

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable merger

Attorney General Eric Holder says end to Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger 'is a victory not only for the Department of Justice, but also for providers of content and streaming services - @Deadline

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Drug Enforcement Administration

Attorney General Eric Holder: DEA chief Michele Leonhart is stepping down, to retire in May - @markknoller

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United States Department of Justice

Attorney General Eric Holder memo to Justice Department staff reminds employees 'they are prohibited from soliciting, procuring, or accepting commercial sex'; letter follows internal report - @politico

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest

Attorney General Eric Holder credits cooperation between federal agencies and county law enforcement in Ferguson arrest, says it 'sends a clear message that acts of violence against our law enforcement personnel will never be tolerated'

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest

Attorney General Eric Holder says Justice Department, FBI stand ready to help find gunman in Ferguson, Mo., attack on police - @Reuters

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest

US Attorney General Eric Holder on shooting of 2 officers in Ferguson, Mo.: Shooting is a 'heinous assault,' condemns violence against law enforcement 'in the strongest terms' - @ToddRuger

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United States Department of Justice

Report: Official says Attorney General Eric Holder used 3 official Justice Department email aliases over past 6 years; says it was in effort to prevent spam, not to avoid transparency - @HuffPostPol

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50th anniversary of Selma to Montgomery marches

During services at Selma church Attorney General Eric Holder repeats 3 times that 1965 marches were spurred by the shooting of 'an unarmed young black man' - @ThinkingYoung

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50th anniversary of Selma to Montgomery marches

Photo: Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at Brown Chapel AME Church in Selma, Ala., a starting point for the 1965 marches - @JNelsonLDF

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest

US Attorney General Holder: Justice Department will use full authority to reform Ferguson, Mo., Police Department; won't rule out dismantling department - @Reuters

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