The Arizonan reminds reporters at a Boston presser that former Clinton Deputy AG Eric Holder recommended a last-minute pardon for financier Marc Rich, who was charged with tax evasion. Watch video.
“Mr. Holder recommended a pardon for Mr. Rich, and all of those things should be taken into consideration by the media and the American people.”
Comes a day after former Obama vetter Jim Johnson quit over his business ties with Countrywide.
Obama camp responds by pointing out their Veep vetter’s lobbyist ties. Full statement here.