Attorney General William Barr is systematically removing U.S. attorneys who are connected to investigations that touch on Donald Trump.
According to a memo obtained by The Washington Post, Attorney General William Barr has created a task force to take on “anti-government extremists” who have “engaged in indefensible acts of violence designed to undermine public order,” a response to “the violence that has sometimes marked nationwide protests against police brutality and racism.”
From meddling in Trump-related cases to pushing the president's conspiracy theories, William Barr is Trump's new fixer, not America's attorney general.
The American people deserve to know why Bill Barr sought to replace this specific U.S. attorney five months before a critical presidential election.
President Donald Trump attacked former President Barack Obama, launching into an “Obamagate” conspiracy after news outlets obtained a tape of a web talk between the former president and members of the Obama Alumni Association in which he said the “rule of law is at risk” in the United States after it emerged the Justice Department dismissed the case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Last week Trump’s yes-man running the DOJ issued instructions to federal attorneys detailing their new job entailed serving as Inquisitors for the religious right in their Crusade to rule America. In this case the Crusade officially begins by using the Federal government, in concert with fundamentalist Christian conservatives, to punish state officials who dare to hold churches and religious leaders accountable to rules meant to preserve American lives.
Bill Barr also blamed his critics for being upset about the Department of Justice's decision to drop charges against Flynn.
If there is one thing the American people have learned over the past few years, it's that Donald Trump demands loyalty – not to the country but to himself.
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco is preventing President Donald Trump’s administration from enforcing its Migrant Protection Protocols, otherwise known as the “Remain in Mexico” policy, for asylum-seekers to stay in the country. Restrictions remain in place until March 11 for review by the Supreme Court. The ruling only applies to Arizona and California, the states under the court’s authority, and not New Mexico and Texas.
Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page said Trump is still very much obsessed with her and former FBI head of counterintelligence Peter Strzok.
It's always been laughable to suggest that the man who ran a fake university and a slush fund charity somehow cares about the rule of law.
Trump and Barr could try to use the DOJ to prevent the release of the president's tax returns – even if SCOTUS rules that they should be disclosed.
Since the spineless GOP refused to do its job in the impeachment trial, it's up to the American people to save the republic from a lawless president.
Bill Barr is fine with his department being used to protect the president's friends and go after his enemies; he just doesn't want Trump to tweet about it.
Donald Trump continued to trample all over the rule of law on Tuesday and Attorney General William Barr happily indulged him.
Over the past 24 hours, Donald Trump and William Barr have been busy creating what MSNBC's Rachel Maddow called a rule of law emergency.
It's starting to look like Rudy Giuliani and William Barr are joining forces to dig up dirt on Donald Trump's election year political opponents.
Bill Barr is bending over backward to protect Donald Trump, and in the process, he's burning the Justice Department to the ground.
With the nation's attention fixed on the Ukraine scandal, it's easy to forget that Bill Barr is running similar pressure campaigns all around the globe.
The DOJ has gone so far off the deep end that Bill Barr is now trashing his own inspector general report to please Donald Trump.