Eric Holder's Past Statements: Controversial or Spot On?

The first African American to serve as attorney general plans to leave the Obama administration by the end of the year.
Sep 25, 2014·
Samantha Cowan is an associate editor for culture.

More than five years after joining President Obama's Cabinet as U.S. attorney general, Eric Holder is ready to step down.

Holder is known for candid—and criticized—comments, including the time he called America a "nation of cowards"; the hosts discuss some of his most memorable moments.

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