In his badgering of Eric Holder, Darryl Issa (R-CA) is demonstrating the level of hypocrisy that permeates the top rank of Republican leaders. Issa, upon assuming the chairmanship of the House Oversight Committee in 2010, plainly stated that he intended to investigate the Obama administration for any indications or hints of corruption. All he could find was the remnants of a rogue program that began under George W. Bush.
This from a man whose past includes a long string of car theft arrests, including one while serving as a captain in the Army! In addition, there was that suspicious arson in Ohio that burned down a building housing his car alarm business's inventory while he just happened to have taken home that very day his computer that contained all the business's records. It was the settlement with his insurance company that propelled him to success as the maker of the Viper car alarm system.
And this is the guy browbeating our attorney general?
Edward F. Murphy