Operation Fast and Furious: Stonewalling Continues

The latest, from Fox News, on this lawless, Federal Dept. of Justice scheme that Robert Farango, of the Washington Times, has dubbed, "an anti-gun-running gun-running program."

Snippet from the article: "A document obtained Friday by Foxnews shows the following agencies all had some hand in Operation Fast and Furious: ATF, IRS, DEA, ICE, the U.S. Marshall's Service, Phoenix police and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

The operation allowed members of the Sinaloa Cartel to buy in excess of 1,900 weapons for more than $1.25 million dollars over a one-year period beginning October 2009, according to a briefing paper dated last January. The briefing paper did not delineate the duties of each agency, but other records have shown the IRS investigated the income sources of the straw buyers, Phoenix police assisted occasionally with surveillance, the DEA shared its informant and ICE 'saw everything and had access to everything' the ATF did, according to an agent tasked to Fast and Furious.

But throughout the operation, the agency recovered just over 10 percent of the weapons.

An ATF whistleblower agent told Fox News the agency made 'absolutely no attempt to follow the weapons.' And even though agents used electronic vehicle trackers, they only used them on the strawbuyers, not on those to whom they transferred the weapons."

How convenient.

Update: How F&F was funded.

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