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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Washington

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Statement of U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan on Service of Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr

            Today, President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder announced the Attorney General will be resigning.  For six years Attorney General Holder has led the Department of Justice with honesty, integrity and a profound commitment to justice.  He has worked tirelessly to keep our country and our people safe.  It has been my privilege to work with Attorney General Holder for five years. I am grateful for his service and wish him well as he returns to private life and new challenges.

Updated March 20, 2015