Eric Holder Jr.

Eric Holder, the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, discusses the work of the Department of Justice in combating human trafficking and assisting its victims. Holder, who has served on President Obama's cabinet since 2009, became the first African American to serve as Deputy Attorney General when he was appointed in 1997 by President Clinton. Previously, Mr. Holder was nominated by President Reagan to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.