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Amid criticism of Eric Holder, attorney general nominee promises to ‘be Loretta Lynch’

Jan 29, 2015, 11:19 am CST

Senate Republicans heaped criticism on U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder but were mostly cordial on Wednesday as they questioned the woman nominated to replace him.

The nominee, Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch, repeatedly promised to discuss controversial issues and repeated the phrase “legal framework” as she fielded skeptical questions, the… full story

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