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TUCSON, AZ - JANUARY 21:  A U.S. Border Patrol agent wears a black band over his badge during a memorial service for slain comrade Brian Terry on January 21, 2011 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) TUCSON, AZ - JANUARY 21: A U.S. Border Patrol agent wears a black band over his badge during a memorial service for slain comrade Brian Terry on January 21, 2011 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)  

Brian Terry’s mother to Holder: You’re ‘a joke’ and a ‘coward’

The mother of murdered Border Patrol agent Brian Terry had harsh words for Attorney General Eric Holder after Thursday’s House oversight committee hearing on Operation Fast and Furious.

“THIS IS FOR YOU SON,” Mrs. Terry posted on Facebook at about 3:30 p.m. “Mr. Holder. How come you can never say my sons name. You never have. All i ever hear you say is ‘i didnt find out or I cant say’ Im actually tired of hearing your double talk in answering questions. What a joke you are. You know my son was a real AMERICAN, a WARRIOR, and a HERO, who was also protecting COWARD POLITICANS like you.”

“Hope you remember that,” Mrs. Terry added in her message to Holder before signing it: “PROUD MOM OF BRIAN A. TERRY.”

Brian Terry was murdered with a weapon his own government allowed to be sold to Mexican drug cartels via Operation Fast and Furious. Like Terry, about 300 Mexican citizens were also murdered with the guns Holder’s Justice Department gave to the drug cartels.

Nobody has been held accountable inside the Justice Department, and more than 100 congressmen, three U.S. senators, two sitting governors and all major Republican presidential candidates have demanded that Holder step down in the wake of the scandal. Holder has time and again refused to hold anybody accountable and has refused to step down himself.

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