But Thursday he canceled a planned speech in Oklahoma City at the 130th Police Academy graduation ceremony, after local Republicans announced that they planned to bring out "hundreds" of protesters.
Oklahoma gun rights activists, citing the bungled "
There may have been security concerns about the appearance. A libertarian website, Liberty Voice, said Wednesday that "Eric Holder may want some extra security on his visit to Oklahoma City," citing the planned protests.
p>An estimated 50 protesters turned out anyway despite the attorney general’s absence. [UPDATED, 12:50 PM PDT, April 24
“Oklahoma is a very conservative state where we take judicial and legal enforcement very seriously,” explained state Rep. Michael Turner. “His stance in not answering