BREAKING: House Oversight Committee Approves Contempt Of Congress Resolution Against Attorney General Holder

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"BREAKING: House Oversight Committee Approves Contempt Of Congress Resolution Against Attorney General Holder"

The vote was 23-17, along party lines. The contempt resolution was approved despite the Obama administration asserting executive privilege over the documents sought by Congressman Issa. Updates to come.

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CBS News reports that the full House will have a vote to hold Holder in contempt next week. If the resolution passes it would be the first time in history the House has found a cabinet member in contempt of Congress.

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