Tag: Attorney General

Republicans Go On Offensive Against Mueller; Call For ‘Special Counsel’ To Investigate AG Lynch | Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge) Last night, after Trump launched yet another furious tweetstorm intended to expose the double standard applied in the Hillary investigation compared to the Russia probe, we noted that Republicans might be well served to stop sitting around twiddling their thumbs and actually go on the offensive against an investigation that has obviously morphed […]

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US attorney Bharara wouldn’t resign despite Trump demand, now he’s fired

(CitizensOutpost) One of the U.S. attorneys for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, is refusing to follow the Trump Administration’s order to resign. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday asked 46 attorneys appointed by former President Obama to submit their resignations, including Bharara. “HOLDOVER: Bharara is not submitting his resignation, according to several […]

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Jeff Sessions to target drug cartels, gun offenses to halt potential crime wave – Washington Times

(Washington Times) Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that he plans to target drug cartels and crack down on gun crimes to snuff out what could be the start of a national crime wave, evidenced by a recent uptick in homicides and other violence. But left unsaid is whether Mr. Sessions also will direct the […]

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