Attorney General Eric Holder Announces Changes In Prosecution Of Low Level Drug Offenders
Caption: 	SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 12: U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks during the 2013 America Bar Association (ABA) annual meeting on August 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Attorney Holder announced plans for major changes in the sentencing of certain drug-related crimes in an effort to reduce overcrowding in the nation's prisons. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Eric Holder: Racial animus toward Obama
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Attorney General Eric Holder sees racial animus in conservative pushback

Conservatives see Obama administration as playing to "fears" of minority voters

A difference in perspectives on race at play, experts say

Bias can be subtle but have big impact, scholars say

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Attorney General Eric Holder says he sees “racial animus” in strident Republican opposition to some Obama administration policies. Some media conservatives say he’s playing racial politics.

Holder on Sunday told ABC’s “This Week” that “