Comment: Relax Everyone

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Relax Everyone

Just like in the IRS going after the Tea Party, I'm sure it was just low-level people who approved the subpoenas and not AG Holder. Just a couple of "bad apples".

"Nothing to see here". Now turn in your guns!

Justice Department published rules require that subpoenas of records from news organizations must be personally approved by the attorney general but it was not known if that happened in this case. The letter notifying AP that its phone records had been obtained though subpoenas was sent Friday by Ronald Machen, the U.S. attorney in Washington.