Note the man over Holder's right shoulder when Issa mentions Mitchell. That is Assistant Attorney General Ronald Weich. He is the man whose signature is at the bottom of the February 4th letter that the DOJ had to withdraw because of
Holder then fires back by comparing Issa to McCarthy. The irony here is that as time has gone on, McCarthy has been slowly but surely vindicated. This would mean that Holder is comparing himself to actual communists.
Anyway, this is a must-watch:
Fast and Furious hearing 12/8/11 from Water Cooler on Vimeo.