U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder appeared before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday to answers questions on the IRS’ targeting of conservative group, the Justice Department’s seizure of the Associated Press’ phone records, and the Sept. 11, 2012, terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.
However, as noted by TheBlaze’s Erica Ritz, the hearing was a thoroughly unenlightening affair due to Holder’s supposed ignorance.
You see, he answered a lot of questions with “I don’t knows” and “I’m not sures.”
In fact, the Attorney General fell back on his “I don’t know” excuse so many times that the editors at the Washington Free Beacon were able to put together a supercut of all the things Eric Holder doesn't know.
BONUS: Here’s Eric “Fast & Furious” Holder calling Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) “shameful” for hitting him during the hearing with hard questions about labor-secretary nominee Tom Perez.
The California congressman, as NRO explains, asked Holder why the DOJ had failed to turn over all 1,200 private e-mails from Perez that had been requested in a subpoena.
“I’m sure there must have been a good reason why only the two and from parts were released,” Holder responded.
“Yeah, you didn’t want us to see the details,” Rep. Issa shot back.
Holder was unhappy with the congressman’s tone.
“That is inappropriate and is too consistent with the way in which you conduct yourself as a member of Congress. It’s unacceptable, and it’s shameful,” the Attorney General said:
Follow Becket Adams (@BecketAdams) on Twitter