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Eric Holder, Jr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Eric H. Holder, Jr.
Office: U.S. Attorney General, Democratic
First Appointed: 02/02/2009
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon Malone; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/21/1951
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Washington, DC
Date Title
July 18, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on Sentencing Commission Vote Approving Retroactivity of Sentence Reductions for Drug Offenses
July 17, 2014 Attorney General Holder Announces Plans to Send Seven Additional ATF Agents to Chicago
July 15, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at Howard University for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Civil Rights Act
July 14, 2014 Attorney General Holder Speaks at Press Conference Announcing Major Financial Fraud
July 14, 2014 Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Attorney General Holder at the Community Relations Service 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Ceremony
July 8, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks Urging International Effort to Confront Threat of Syrian Foreign Fighters
July 2, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Chicago Youth Violence Prevention Roundtable
June 30, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at Press Conference Announcing Significant Law Enforcement Action
June 30, 2014 Attorney General Holder Speaks at the White House Champions of Change Recognition Ceremony
June 25, 2014 Attorney General Holder Pledges Support for Legislation to Provide E.U. Citizens with Judicial Redress in Cases of Wrongful Disclosure of Their Personal Data Transferred to the U.S. for Law Enforcement Purposes
June 23, 2014 Attorney General Holder Vows Justice Department Will Continue to Look at Banks That Help Payment Processors Carry out Consumer Scams, Says More Cases to Be Resolved Soon
June 19, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers at the ONDCP Summit on Heroin and Prescription Drugs
June 17, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Statement on the Arrest of Ahmed Abu Khatallah for His Role in Attack in Benghazi, Libya
June 13, 2014 "My Brother's Keeper" Mentoring Pledge Friday, June 13, 2014 Washington, D.C.
June 13, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Focus: Hope "Heroes for Hope" Event
June 13, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on the Passing of Ruby Dee
June 10, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus on Black Men and Boy's Father's Day Event
June 10, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the 14th Annual Lambda Legal Reception
June 10, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the 2014 LGBT Pride Month Celebration
June 9, 2014 Attorney General Holder Suggests New Proposal to Boost Voting Access for American Indians and Alaska Natives
June 5, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the Fourth Annual Tribal Consultation Conference Hosted by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of North Dakota
June 3, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on Reestablishment of Committee on Domestic Terrorism
May 28, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on the Passing of Maya Angelou
May 22, 2014 Attorney General Holder Announces Significant Policy Shift Concerning Electronic Recording of Statements
May 21, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Dedication of the Ethel Kennedy Bridge
May 19, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Morgan State University Commencement Ceremony
May 19, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the Press Conference Announcing U.S. Charges Against Five Chinese Military Hackers for Cyber Espionage
May 16, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund for the 60th Anniversary of Brown V. Board of Education
May 14, 2014 Attorney General Holder Criticizes Excessive Use of Solitary Confinement for Juveniles with Mental Illness
May 13, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at Press Conference Announcing Law Enforcement Action to Protect Military Servicemembers from Unfair Lending Practices
May 13, 2014 Medicare Fraud Strike Force Charges 90 Individuals for Approximately $260 Million in False Billing
May 13, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund 26th Annual Candlelight Vigil
May 8, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks on Guidance for School Districts to Ensure Equal Access for All Children to Public Schools, Regardless of Immigration Status
May 8, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at Justice Department Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Event
May 8, 2014 Attorney General Holder and Secretary Duncan Issue Guidance for School Districts to Ensure Equal Access for All Children to Public Schools, Regardless of Immigration Status
May 8, 2014 Secretary Duncan and Attorney General Holder Issue Guidance for School Districts to Ensure Equal Access for All Children to Public Schools, Regardless of Immigration Status
April 30, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at Ukraine Forum on Asset Recovery Closing Session
April 29, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Ukraine Forum on Asset Recovery
April 28, 2014 Attorney General Holder: Justice Dept. to Collect Data on Stops, Arrests as Part of Effort to Curb Racial Bias in Criminal Justice System
April 23, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the Department of Justice Diversity and Inclusion Speaker Series
April 21, 2014 Attorney General Holder: Justice Department Set to Expand Clemency Criteria, Will Prepare for Wave of Applications from Drug Offenders in Federal Prison
April 17, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at an Interfaith Service of Unity and Hope Honoring the Victims of Last Week's Tragic Shootings
April 16, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the 2014 Police Executive Research Forum
April 15, 2014 Following Mass Shooting Incidents, Attorney General Holder Urges Congress to Approve $15 Million to Train Law Enforcement Officers for 'Active Shooter' Situations
April 14, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on Weekend Shootings in Kansas
April 11, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the Bridge Drug Court Ceremony in Charleston, South Carolina
April 11, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at Dedication Ceremony for Statue Honoring Judge J. Waties Waring
April 10, 2014 Statement by Attorney General Holder on Sentencing Commission's Vote to Approve Reductions in Sentencing Guidelines for Nonviolent Drug Offenders
April 9, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the 2014 National Action Network Convention
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee -National Security Achievements
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