Deputy attorney general david w ogden speaks at project gunrunner press conference houston, tx united states ~ thursday, october 1, 2009 remarks as prepared for. Project gunrunner is a project of the us bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf) intended to stem the flow of firearms into mexico, in an attempt. One whistleblower familiar with project gunrunner’s phoenix offshoot, dubbed “operation fast and furious,” told cbs news: “the numbers are over 2,500 on that. Welcome to project gunrunner prepare for another justice department whitewash first, some background like so many border programs run amok, project gunrunner was the. Established in 1975, the institute for legislative action (ila) is the lobbying arm of the national rifle association of america ila is responsible for preserving. This post is sparked by a short article in the hill: a senior gop lawmaker said thursday that attorney general eric holder could be impeached over botched gun. First, some background like so many border programs run amok, project gunrunner was the spawn of beltway bipartisanship it was established in 2005 as a pilot.
For those of you who have the unenviable task of debating liberals in your family or workplace, let me render some aid liberals are jumping all over the falsehood. Fast and furious is the name atf assigned to a group of phoenix, arizona-area gun trafficking cases under project gunrunner that began in fall of 2009. Alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf) project gunrunner gunrunner (brock and poole mysteries) apr 1, 2012 by graham ison kindle edition $879 $ 8 79. The bureau of alcohol, tobacco and firearms is being accused of retaliating against an agent who helped publicize the agency’s role in allowing thousands.
Unclassified//law enforcement sensitive no dissemination outside of atf without osii-fisb approvalus department of justice bureau of alcohol, t. Atf gunwalking scandal weapons recovered by mexican military their standard project gunrunner training was to follow the straw purchasers to the hand-off to the. Did president obama order atf project gunrunner - katie pavlich: president obama in april 2009 met with mexican president felipe 03/14/2018 7:12:44am est. The investigation was known as project gunrunner -- a joint task force headed by the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives.
The increased efforts and reallocation of personnel recently announced by the department of justice builds on the foundation of expertise and experience gained from. Welcome to project gunrunner project gunrunner: obama's stimulus-funded border nightmare it was established in 2005 as a pilot project under the bush. Friction grows between lawmakers and doj over ‘project gunrunner’ probe, fox news, may 4, 2011 it started with one whistleblower, but now involves dozens of. Phoenix (ap) — ten days before christmas, atf agent john dodson awoke, got his morning coffee, switched on the tv news — and heard the words he had dreaded every.
Some of the firearms straw-purchased in arizona for mexican drug cartels, and allowed to “walk” by the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives.
Buried in barack obama's failed trillion-dollar stimulus program was a $10 million bloody border racket that has now cost american lives. Media matters excoriates those who traffic in confusion over project gunrunner this is starting to get pathetic right-wing media outlets keep dishing out. In 2011, the atf began requiring dealers in southwestern border states to report sales of multiple semiautomatic rifles to individual purchasers. Project gunrunner's reach and authority continues to grow despite dire, prolonged warnings from insiders and whistleblowers that countless monitored guns have been. Poster “domandred” at free republic dug through the text of the american recovery and reinvestment act of 2009, otherwise known as the. It was 11 days until christmas and detroit-born brian terry was looking forward to leaving the us-mexico border at the end of the week for a holiday visit with his. The notion that somehow or another that this justice department is responsible for those deaths, that assertion is offensive, holder said, referring to.
A similar fact sheet was released in 2010 on the e-trace program which is available here project gunrunner’s investigative focus has largely remained on gun. The “project gunrunner” is a growing scandal that could bring down the obama white house it is potentially far bigger than watergate at the minimum. Th other law enforcement agencies, according to a 152-page watchdog report project gunrunner was created in 2005 by the justice department to track gun. In january 2011, scandal broke out over “project gunrunner,” a program of the alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and explosives agency (atf) the inte.