Holder Deciding Whether to Stay on as Attorney General

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said he is deciding whether to remain the nation’s top law enforcement official in President Barack Obama’s second term.

Holder, speaking today at University of Baltimore School of Law, said he wants to have a discussion with his family and Obama, as well as consider what he can accomplish if he stays, according to Tracy Schmaler, a Justice Department spokeswoman.

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