Another casualty in Obama’s Fast and Furious corruption.
Special Agent Vince Cefalu has worked for the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms for more than 25 years. On top of successfully placing dozens of hard criminals behind bars throughout his career, Cefalu has received promotions and consistently positive evaluations. When he started raising his voice about ATF corruption and illegal wiretapping in 2005, things changed. Tuesday evening, Cefalu was asked to meet Special Agent in Charge of the San Francisco Field Division Joseph Riehl at a Denny’s Restaurant near Lake Tahoe. When he arrived, he was served termination papers in the parking lot. Classy move. The exchange was secretly recorded by a confidential source.
David Codrea has more:
“The video, shaky at times from being handheld, and with color imbalance streaking happening inadvertently in the uploading to YouTube, was recorded by a confidential source and shows Cefalu approached by two ATF management representatives including Joseph M. Riehl, Special Agent in Charge of the San Francisco Field Division, which encompasses Northern California and Nevada field offices.
Riehl, seen talking to Cefalu through his Jeep window and reportedly telling him he couldn’t leave because he had to sign papers, had been criticized on the CUATF forum, and Gun Rights Examiner is attempting to track down audit reports to determine what an independent assessment reveals about the allegations there. But the bottom line is, an employee with over 25 years of service who has been a leading spokesman for whistleblowers was unceremoniously canned in a public parking lot by senior division management.”
Holder retaliated against ATF agents John Dodson and Vince Cefalu for bringing to light the reckless operation. Dodson was smeared with leaked memos and Cefalu was fired. On the other hand, those who actively participated in the gunrunning were promoted.
Obama and Holder have covered up and obstructed justice throughout this entire investigation. Not only that, but there’s evidence that Holder intended to use the gunrunning operation as a political maneuver against the 2nd Amendment.
No scapegoat will be left unscathed by Obama’s efforts to distract and blame others for his own fuckup.
- Gunwalker Update: Whistleblower ATF Agent Celafu Fired (thepatriotperspective.wordpress.com)
- ATF whistle-blower fired, claims complaints about ‘Fast and Furious’ played role (foxnews.com)
- ATF Whistleblower Fired For Exposing Corruption (riehlworldview.com)