Flashback: Eric Holder Praises Senator Jeff Sessions as a Great U.S. Attorney

‘Senator as you know, having been a prosecutor and a great U.S. attorney yourself ...’

HOLDER: “Well, Senator, as you know, having been a prosecutor and a great U.S. attorney yourself, there are a whole variety of things that have to go into making a prosecutive determination: What was that person’s intent? Did that person act under the thought that he or she had authorization from a higher authority? These are all the kinds of things that would have to be weighed in trying to make a determination whether somebody had acted appropriately, inappropriately, lawfully, or unlawfully.”

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