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Eric Holder tells reporter to 'shut the hell up'

• by Lauren Edmonds

Former Attorney General Eric Holder told journalist Paul Sperry to 'shut the hell up' in a Wednesday tweet

On Twitter, Sperry suggested that Molly Gaston, a federal prosecutor in Andrew McCabe's investigation, had ties to former President Barack Obama  

Holder responded to Sperry by saying his 'bias was showing' and that he had no real understanding of the Department of Justice's operations 

Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director, was investigated after he allegedly leaked information to a journalist in 2016

McCabe became the political target of President Donald Trump and republicans  

Investigation into McCabe was ended on Friday after nearly two years