Rep. Issa says Fast and Furious subpoenas will be issued soon
October 10th, 2011
05:30 AM ET
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Rep. Issa says Fast and Furious subpoenas will be issued soon

Washington (CNN) – House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said Sunday that he could issue subpoenas to the Justice Department this week in connection to a now-discredited federal gunrunning operation.

Speaking on "Fox News Sunday," Issa said that he wants a better understanding of who knew what, when about Operation Fast and Furious.

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soundoff (9 Responses)
  1. Mark Denton

    Hopefully Issa will also Subpoena Alberto Gonzalez and others from W's administration since this gun walking program initially began as Operation Wide Receiver in 2006.

    October 10, 2011 08:15 am at 8:15 am |
  2. fred ca

    It will probably be a waste of time. Beginning with the rich pardon holder has made such a history of lying that I doubt he can remember what the truth is.

    October 10, 2011 08:27 am at 8:27 am |
  3. Squigman

    Republicans have Iran-Contra, to cover-up. Let the finger pointing begin.

    October 10, 2011 08:56 am at 8:56 am |
  4. Rudy NYC

    Before he starts issuing subpoenas, maybe he should tell us what laws were broken by trying to follow perpetrators to their nest.

    October 10, 2011 09:11 am at 9:11 am |
  5. Stop the Charade

    This is exactly the man that you would want on the trail of justice, just look at his own life. Just another GOP publicity stunt.

    October 10, 2011 10:01 am at 10:01 am |
  6. SuperD

    This is worse that Watergate, nobody died in Watergate. Of course I expect the media to carry Obama's water again and this will get no attention because this will track straight to the White House.

    October 10, 2011 10:28 am at 10:28 am |
  7. FIELD1stSGT

    If Obama did not have a Supoena issued to him then justice is not a system in the United States. He and his CZARS are puppets of George Soros who would sell his sold as he has already to the Nazi's, Socialist and now to the drug Cartels. Let Justice ring and it MUST START AT THE TOP.

    October 10, 2011 10:28 am at 10:28 am |
  8. Marie MD

    Some politicians (maybe all of them) have no self respect. Wasn't this clown being investigated just a couple of months ago? What happened media? Not juicy enough of a story at that time?

    October 10, 2011 10:34 am at 10:34 am |
  9. harvey 60

    someone should subpoena Issa for ethics investigations on his use of his committee's website to advance his anti Postal Service agenda, as well as his defrauding of investors in the sale of DEI.

    October 10, 2011 10:36 am at 10:36 am |