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Posted By: Susoni [Send E-Mail]
Date: Thursday, 27-Feb-2014 12:52:01

Panic attack, Eric?? Maybe afraid of coming things??



extra extra newspaper   Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. was taken to a Washington hospital Thursday after experiencing “faintness and shortness of breath” during his regular morning meeting with senior staff at the Justice Department.

Holder was driven by a security detail to the MedStar Washington Hospital Center for treatment, officials said. He was described as “alert and conversing with his doctors,” according to Brian Fallon, the attorney general’s chief spokesman.

Fallon added that Holder was “resting comfortably and in good condition” and was expected to “undergo further evaluation.” It was unclear how long he might be hospitalized.


Attorney General Eric Holder has been hospitalized after experiencing “faintness and shortness of breath,” a spokesman said Thursday.

Justice Department spokesman Brian Fallon said Holder, 63, is “currently resting comfortably and in good condition.”

He said the attorney general “began experiencing symptoms” during his regular morning meeting with senior staff.

“As a precaution, the Attorney General was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center to undergo further evaluation,” he said.

Fallon said Holder is “alert and conversing with his doctors.”

The office does not have additional information about Holder’s condition at this time.