Due to what detractors describe as a series of scandals, missteps, blunders, and misleading statements to Congress, 17 Congressmen are now calling for Attorney-General Eric Holder's resignation, 9 of which were issued within the last 24 hours.
Late-breaking update: NewsMax is reporting this afternoon that the number of Congressmen now calling for Holder's resignation has increased to 27.
Both the Daily Caller and Human Events report that the Congressmen in question cite the Fast and Furious scandal as the primary reason for their calls for Holder's resignation.
The 9 Congressmen who are the latest to jump on board the dump Holder bandwagon are:
Dan Burton of Indiana, Allen West of Florida, Lynn Jenkins of Kansas, Trent Franks of Arizona, Tim Huelskamp of Kansas, Mike Pompeo of Kansas, Duncan Hunter of California, Devin Nunes of California and Dennis Ross of Florida.