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Covington & Burling Gets Eric Holder Back After 6-Year Stopover

Business  (tags: Eric Holder, former U.S. Attorey General, revolving door, Covington & Burling, Big Banks, MERS, D.O.J )

- 1349 days ago -
After failing to criminally prosecute any of the financial firms responsible for the market collapse in 2008, former Attorney General Eric Holder is returning to Covington & Burling, a corporate law firm known for serving Wall Street clients.


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JL A (281)
Monday July 6, 2015, 5:36 pm
Thanks Judy for reminding us of that part of Holder's history and why we have a better chance of holding Wall Street criminals accountable with Lynch

Judy C (91)
Monday July 6, 2015, 9:12 pm
Thanks JL. Yes, it seems like we'd have a better chance with almost anyone. However, I have read some mixed reviews on Lynch's past track record. Here is one appraisal:

Lois Jordan (63)
Wednesday July 8, 2015, 1:40 pm
Noted. Thanks, Judy.
Nothing like that great old "revolving door" to make sure your financial future is well padded. Obama said he was going to change that. I gave up hoping for change awhile back. Heavy sigh!

Judy C (91)
Wednesday July 8, 2015, 4:01 pm
I have also been very disappointed in Obama, Lois. That revolving door is always spinning, unfortunately. How can we expect anything ethical to ever come of Washington?

Janet R (38)
Wednesday July 8, 2015, 4:21 pm
None of those people ever want to rock the boat.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday July 10, 2015, 8:46 am
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