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Breaking news tonight in the fast and furious scandal guns linked to the botched AT -- gun running operation.
Found in Texas this is the first time that weapons have been located on this side of the border outside the Phoenix area.
Forty firearms along with ammunition magazines ballistic vest all found an El Paso.
There were being stored apparently for shipment to Mexico.
In January of 2010.
According to new internal agency emails and court records that have been open.
Our next guest says fast and furious as the biggest government cover up since Watergate.
Joining me now is the head of the National Rifle Association Wayne Lapierre.
Bring great to have you -- this this what do you make of these guns found in El Paso.
Well it's more the same -- -- let's look at what happened here I mean this administration in this Department of Justice supervise the sending up thousands and thousands of guns.
To some of the most evil people on the planet of the Mexican drug cartels.
At the same time they were running a massive campaign to manipulate public opinion with a -- 90% nonsense.
At the same time they were also content to be standing by and ruining the reputations.
Of honest American citizens.
By letting the Washington Post and others talk about these dealers is dirty unscrupulous.
One in fact that the Justice Department ordered him to make the sales to that drug cartels.
And then at the same time when this comes out a massive cover up takes place.
I mean that sounds more like what's happens in a south American dictator ship.
Then in the United States of America.
It is stunning and and you class and we have very few in the national media are either reporting or discussing.
And that is that contemporaneously.
Specifically the Justice Department was accusing border.
Are doing the very thing.
That they were being ordered to do.
By alcohol tobacco firearms and the Justice Department which is namely.
Smart roll down he's into the hands.
Of the drug cartels through straw buyers and walk -- across the border.
This is outrageous by any definition.
Yeah there's limits our government standing -- -- in the real lives of innocent American citizens be -- when they knew the truth.
I mean what effect happen is the Justice Department became willing co conspirators.
We had the Mexican drug cartels aiding and abetting their crimes.
I mean what's the difference between.
What they did and just arming hit man in letting a Latin kill people I mean this data and results the same innocent people are dying.
Do you believe the Justice Department should put put forward a special investigator.
Special prosecutor -- -- role in the parlance.
This obvious -- -- behavior.
I sure do I mean no one was killed in Watergate no one was killed in all Valerie plane situation.
Here hundreds of crimes are being committed against innocent people people are dying and all we're getting is -- -- administration an era called -- copper up.
-- are we have to get to the truth.
There I talked of this week.
With -- Paul bad view of -- out county eurozone.
He says point blank that He believes that this is a cover up.
He says point blank He believes the Justice Department knows -- knew every aspect of this He says point blank.
That He believes and in some.
Some ways in some cases lenders who knows with our question.
That other departments that is the DEA the FBI the CIA -- fact.
I had to know about this because it involved.
Op foreign nation.
What is your reaction to that.
Well I think that's Euro I mean I I think there's been a massive coverup going underway and and the White House is resisting a special prosecutor because to cover up is a crime.
And yet a cover of it's been going on for months.
None of this makes any sense I mean.
If the agents down the line had not had enough -- -- stench coming out of Washington with what -- -- being ordered to do.
This would still be going on.
We probably up to 89101000.
Guns they sent to the Mexican drug cartels we deserve the truth a special prosecutors the only way to get there.
And Andrew and as you correctly point out we should credit -- whistle boards the field agents have ATF who said -- enough.
And whose protests of this operation.
-- they've been He did would have would have ended it before it began.
-- we need more -- thank you very much for being with us we --
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