Tag: DOJ

Trump Admin Sending Federal Agents to These Cities

The Trump administration has announced that it will send federal agents to Detroit, Cleveland, and Milwaukee. This move expands a federal program that sends reinforcements to Democrat-run cities where violence is escalating. According to The Hill: “For decades, the Department of Justice has achieved significant success when utilizing our anti-violent crime task forces and federal

Grassley Tells DOJ to Unseal Flynn Documents

Senator Chuck Grassley has told the Department of Justice to unseal the documents related to the Michael Flynn case. Flynn is the former National Security Adviser. According to Town Hall: Former Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley sent a letter to Attorney General Bill Barr this week asking for transparency and sunlight regarding General Michael

AG Barr Warns of Action Against Governors who Persist With Strict Lockdowns

Attorney General Barr has warned that the DOJ could take legal action against governors who unnecessarily persist with their strick lockdown orders. According to The Daily Caller: Attorney General Bill Barr said his Justice Department may pursue legal action against governors who maintain strict lockdown rules after their coronavirus outbreaks subside, Bloomberg News reported Tuesday.

Feds Distributing Masks Confiscated During Price-Gouging Investigation

Federal authorities are distributing masks and other equipment to New York and New Jersey medical personnel after it was confiscated during a price-gouging and hoarding investigation. According to The Hill: Hoarded personal protective equipment seized by the FBI in a price-gouging investigation will be distributed to New York and New Jersey health care workers to

Trump Admin Charges Venezuelan President Maduro With Drug Trafficking

The Trump Administration has announced that charges have been filed by the United States Department of Justice against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for drug trafficking. According to The Hill: Attorney General William Barr announced Thursday the indictment of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and other top officials for crimes related to drug trafficking. Maduro was charged with narco-terrorism

DOJ Claims Trump Contacted Foreign Countries to ask Them to Assist Barr

The Department of Justice has issued a statement claiming that President Trump’s contact with foreign countries was to assure that there would be cooperation with Attorney General Barr as he looked into the origins of the Russia investigation. According to The Hill: The Department of Justice (DOJ) said Monday that President Trump contacted foreign countries at Attorney

Graham is Urging Countries to Cooperate With DOJ’s Russia Investigation

Senator Lindsey Graham is sending a letter to foreign countries asking them for their cooperation with the DOJ’s investigation into the origins of the Russia investigation. According to The Hill: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said he plans to send a letter asking other countries to cooperate with the Justice Department’s (DOJ) probe into the origins of the

Justice Department Comes Out Against Democrat Demand For Trump’s Taxes

The Justice Department released a statement backing up the Treasury Departments decision to not give House Democrats copies of President Trump’s tax returns on Friday. As Townhall reports: Well, in case you missed it, the Treasury Department got some legal support from the Justice Department, which offered a legal opinion concerning the House Democrats’ crusade

Huckabee-Sanders Statement on the Memo

Statement from the Press Secretary Issued on: February 2, 2018 Earlier today, President Donald J. Trump declassified a memorandum from the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. The memorandum raises serious concerns about the integrity of decisions made at the highest levels of the Department of Justice and the FBI to use the Government’s most intrusive