In a letter, the senators called the June 1 episode in Lafayette Park “alarming.” They are also seeking a review of the attorney general’s actions related to other protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
Former White House senior director Nayyera Haq explained that the recent firing of U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman at the Southern District of New York shows that the president is a little worried about upcoming lawsuits. “It’s a fascinating time for Trump and his administration to be creating this problem with, to begin with,” she explained. [
Geoffrey Berman says he will remain in place after William Barr announces he is ‘stepping down’
The president’s move deepened a crisis over the independence of law enforcement and the president’s purge of officials he views as disloyal.
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) kicked off its 2020 general election offensive against President Trump with a scathing TV and digital ad that slams the president on the fifth anniversary of his declaration of candidacy in the 2016 campaign.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Madison Cawthorn, 24, defeats Trump’s pick in North Carolina congressional primary for seat Trump’s chief of staff held.
Mary Elizabeth Taylor, one of the highest-ranking African-American officials in the administration, reportedly said the president’s stance on racial justice was at odds with her core values and convictions.
A high-ranking State Department official who has served President Trump since his inauguration resigned in protest Thursday over his handling of recent racial tensions in the country, according to a report. Mary Elizabeth Taylor, the assistant secretary of state for legislative affairs, announced her resignation to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a letter obtained
The five-paragraph resignation letter submitted Thursday by Mary Elizabeth Taylor, the assistant secretary of state for legislative affairs, serves as an indictment of Trump’s stewardship at a time of national unrest from one of the administration’s highest ranking African Americans and an aide who was viewed as both loyal and effective in serving his presidency.
Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer on Monday demanded the investigation into the "corrupt firing" of Geoffrey Berman, who was ousted this weekend from serving as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, which includes Manhattan. Mr. Schumer, New York Democrat, sent letters to Justice Department Inspector
The decision to hear the case next fall means the House Judiciary Committee cannot have access to the material before the election.
Former NYC mayor and personal attorney for Trump isn’t shedding any tears over Manhattan U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman’s firing.