Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 25 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News    H3'ed 3/11/17

Trump Abruptly Orders 46 Obama-Era Prosecutors to Resign

Quicklink Submitted By   33 comments, 9 series
Become a Premium Member Would you like to know how many people have read this article? Or how reputable the author is? Simply sign up for a Advocate premium membership and you'll automatically see this data on every article. Plus a lot more, too.
Author 40790
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

The Trump administration moved to sweep away most of the remaining vestiges of Obama administration prosecutors at the Justice Department, ordering 46 holdover US attorneys to tender their resignations immediately — including Preet Bharara, the US attorney in NYC., who is preparing to try a major public corruption case involving former aides & associates of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo & is looking into allegations of pay-for-play  by NY Mayor Bill de Blasio. Mr. Bharara is also closely associated with the Senate minority leader,  Chuck Schumer; Mr. Trump has called Mr. Schumer the Democrats’ “head clown” and accused him of shedding “fake tears” over the president’s efforts to bar refugees from entering the United States. Mr. Schumer has called for an independent investigation into contacts between the Trump campaign."

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com

 

Funny 2   Must Read 1   Supported 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linked In Page       Instagram Page

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

Other Series: View All 642 Articles in "lies & propaganda:: the rant"

Other Series: View All 317 Articles in "our society changes for the worse"

Other Series: View All 1075 Articles in "Public ignorance & those who use this"

Other Series: View All 886 Articles in "Shameful"

Other Series: View All 562 Articles in "Trump"

Other Series: View All 218 Articles in "WEALTH"

To View Comments or Join the Conversation: