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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Justice Department withheld key Fast and Furious memo

A report on Tuesday in the Washington Guardian indicates that the Justice Department (DOJ) withheld key Fast and Furious memos from Congress concerning ATF whistleblowers who alerted reporters of deep corruption revolving around the scheme to place U.S. guns in the hands of Mexican drug cartels.

The memos date back to February of 2011 when DOJ officials notified ATF supervisors, warning them not to retaliate against agents who blow the whistle on illegal activity.

But as the memos were being circulated the DOJ was informing Congress that no illegal activity had occurred and that no "gunwalking" had taken place in the Fast and Furious operation...

Click here to continue reading at Anthony G. Martin's National Conservative Examiner.

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