During Senate hearings in 2011, Breuer conceded that he had failed to
alert other Justice Department officials that federal agents had
allowed guns to illegally flow into Mexico and onto U.S. streets between
2006 and 2007. The practice, known as "gun walking," was also a key
part of the Obama administration's Phoenix gun-tracking operation, "Fast
The operation came under fire when many of the
weapons later turned up at crime scenes in Mexico and the United States,
including two where a Border Patrol agent was killed.
It's almost comical how desperate they are to link gunwalking to Bush and protect Obama from Fast and Furious.