*Donald Trump’s Transportation Sec. Elaine Chao reportedly used her staff and office to help promote her family’s shipping business, which has extensive business ties with China. *Trump’s Justice Department declined to investigate. *Whoa.
Attorney general nominee Merrick Garland vowed to protect the integrity of the Justice Department from partisan influence, in an effort to restore confidence after Donald Trump, as president, repeatedly sought to bend the department to his will
Scathing statement on AG Barr from ACLU National Legal Director David Cole who said: “Bill Barr was one of the worst attorneys general in U.S. history. He deployed the Justice Department not to promote justice, but to serve Donald Trump.”
Breaking News: Donald Trump and a Justice Department official plotted to oust the acting attorney general to try to advance baseless election claims, interviews show.