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Chicago, IL, US

Attorney General Eric Holder to send 7 additional Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents to field division office in Chicago - @NBCNews

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Syrian civil war

Attorney General Eric Holder calls on other countries to develop a broad counterterrorism strategy to earlier identify radicalized individuals who are traveling to Syria and returning to their home countries as trained terrorists - @washingtonpost

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Bank of America mortgage-backed securities case

Report: Bank of America requests meeting with Attorney General Eric Holder, sources tell @WSJ

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Boy Scouts ban on gay scouts, scout leaders

Attorney General Eric Holder slams Boy Scouts over gay Scoutmaster ban, calling it 'a relic of an age of prejudice' - @NBCNews

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Veterans Affairs Health Administration scandal 2014

21 bipartisan senators write to Attorney General Eric Holder asking for criminal probe of Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities - @ChadPergram

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Maya Angelou dies

Attorney General Eric Holder on Maya Angelou: 'We have lost a legend, a trailblazer in the truest sense, and one of the guiding lights of the 20th century. Yet despite our heartache and our pain, Maya Angelou will always be with us. Her voice will continue to console, to challenge, and to inspire us' - via @NBCNews

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US accuses China of hacking, May 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder on Chinese hacking charges: 'You can never tell how these things will play out. It is our hope to have these people stand before an American jury' - @NBCNews live video

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US accuses China of hacking, May 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder on criminal charges against Chinese hackers: 'This should serve as a wakeup call' - @NBCNews live video

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Eric Holder

Attorney General Eric Holder on recent racially charged controversies in the US during commencement speech at Morgan State University: 'These outbursts of bigotry, while deplorable, are not the true markers of the struggle that still must be waged, or the work that still needs to be done, because the greatest threats do not announce themselves in screaming headlines' - @WSJusnews

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Eric Holder

Attorney General Eric Holder, at NAACP luncheon ties, Brown v. Board of Education to other contemporary issues of 'inclusion' including same-sex marriage, voting rights, immigration - @PaulaReidCBS

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education

Photo: Attorney General Eric Holder addresses NAACP Legal Defense & Education Fund luncheon for the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education - @PaulaReidCBS

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US illegal immigration reform

Attorney General Eric Holder says the White House continues to hear 'troubling' reports of school districts raising barriers to enrollment for children brought into the US illegally - @AP

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IRS flagged conservative political groups

In separate resolution, House votes to call on Attorney General Eric Holder to appoint special counsel to investigate IRS targeting of conservative groups - @frankthorpNBC

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Nigeria schoolgirls kidnapped

Report: Attorney General Eric Holder offering to send FBI to help find kidnapped Nigerian girls - @HuffingtonPost

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banks

Attorney General Eric Holder declares no banks are too big to be prosecuted if they engage in criminal activity - @politico

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IRS flagged conservative political groups

Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., announces House to vote to call on Attorney General Eric Holder to appoint special counsel on IRS investigation - @GOPLeader

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US Supreme Court hears affirmative action case

Attorney General Eric Holder praises Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's dissent in affirmative action case as 'courageous and very personal' - @DevlinBarrett

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Kansas City-area shootings, April 13, 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder on 'heinous' Kansas shootings: Justice Department "prosecutors will determine whether federal hate crimes statute is implicated in this case" - @brianefallon

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United States Department of Justice

The Justice Department is asking Congress, in its budget request, for $15 million to train police in how to respond to active shootings, Attorney General Eric Holder says - @NBCNews

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Report on CIA interrogation methods

Attorney General Eric Holder calls for release of 'as much as possible' of CIA torture report - @HuffPostPol

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