Friday, June 29, 2012

House Finds U.S. Attorney General in Contempt of Congress

On Thursday, June 28th the House of Representatives (H. Res. 711) found U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with a subpoena duly issued by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Here’s how our Wisconsin delegation voted…

In Favor of Contempt Charges:  Reps.  Duffy, Kind, Petri, Ribble, Ryan, Sensenbrenner

Against Contempt Charges:  Rep. Baldwin

Not Voting (Walking off the Floor in protest):  Rep. Moore