As the Fast and Furious investigation enters its 10th month, the blame game grows more intense. In this investigation, best of my knowledge, we didnt let guns walk, said Phoenix Chief Bill Newell. Newell testified he did nothing wrong, the former ATF director said he never read his memos. Holder claims he didnt know about the operations questionable tactics. Justice Official Regrets Not Speaking Up About Federal Anti-Gunrunning Operation | Fox News In recent months, Breuer acknowledged he knew of a gunwalking operation called "Wide Receiver" begun under the Bush Administration. Breuer said he never informed Holder that gunwalking had been allowed, even after the controversy over Fast and Furious surfaced. The idea in Fast and Furious and other gunwalking operations conducted secretly by government agents in recent years was to try to see where the guns ended up, and catch the "big fish" of a Mexican drug cartel. According to law enforcement sources, Mexican officials were not in on the plan, and no arrests of top cartel members ever happened. More gunwalker questions for Attorney General Holder - CBS News Investigates - CBS News Republicans SCREAM that Obama and the Democrats keep blaming Bush. They don't admit that Bush's policies keep coming back to bite this country in the ass again and again.