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Was This Guy REALLY The Acting Attorney General?

Was This Guy REALLY The Acting Attorney General?

How can it be that Matt Whitaker, salesman of toilets for well-endowed men, was once our Acting Attorney General? It's unfathomable. Here is Mr. Big Dick Toilet Salesman (h/t Marcy Wheeler) telling
Beto Announces, LaCroix Death Spiral? 3.15.19

Beto Announces, LaCroix Death Spiral? 3.15.19

In episode 260, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Eli Olsberg to discuss Fox New's favorite type of pie, a check in with the admissions scandal, the House voting to make the Mueller Report public,

BREAKING: Matt Whitaker 'Would Not Deny' Talking With Trump About Cases

Just now, from Nicolle Wallace on Deadline White House: "We have big, breaking news from the chairman of the House Judiciary committee, Jerry Nadler, telling reporters a few minutes ago that former

Report: Trump Asked Whitaker To Intervene In Active Investigations

Bombshell reporting from the New York Time on Monday outlining how Trump launched an even more intense and far reaching effort to obstruct investigations into him and his businesses. We know that
Fox Biz Host Complains Rep. Nadler Was ‘Picking On’ Whitaker For ‘Getcha’ Moment

Fox Biz Host Complains Rep. Nadler Was ‘Picking On’ Whitaker For ‘Getcha’ Moment

After the contentious opening of Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker’s testimony to the House Judiciary Committee, Fox News had not a single legal expert on its panel. The “analysis” began with a
Rep. Jayapal Savages Whitaker Over Family Separations

Rep. Jayapal Savages Whitaker Over Family Separations

When Rep. Pramila Jayapal's (D-WA) turn came to grill Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker during Friday's oversight hearing, she skipped right to the inhumane DOJ policy of ripping children away
Whitaker says he hasn’t “interfered” with Mueller, denies talking probe with Trump

Whitaker says he hasn’t “interfered” with Mueller, denies talking probe with Trump

“We have followed the special counsel’s regulations to a T,” Whitaker said.
WATCH LIVE: House Judiciary Committee Questions Acting AG Matt Whitaker

WATCH LIVE: House Judiciary Committee Questions Acting AG Matt Whitaker

On Thursday, everyone was holding their collective breath over whether Matt Whitaker would defy a request to appear before the House Judiciary Committee for an oversight hearing. Whitaker was balking
U.S. Erupts in Fury as Germany Deports Terrorist to Turkey

U.S. Erupts in Fury as Germany Deports Terrorist to Turkey

The Trump administration escalated its dispute with Germany over the transfer of a terror suspect sought by the U.S., with American officials berating their German counterparts in a private meeting
Jeffrey Toobin Shreds Whitaker's Lame Claims: 'What Is He Even Talking About?'

Jeffrey Toobin Shreds Whitaker's Lame Claims: 'What Is He Even Talking About?'

Earlier today, Matt Whitaker claimed that he had been "fully briefed" on the Mueller investigation and that it would end soon, or at least, that's what reporters heard. Media then lost their
Mueller’s Russia probe is “close” to being over, acting Attorney General Whitaker says

Mueller’s Russia probe is “close” to being over, acting Attorney General Whitaker says

"I hope that we can get the report from Director Mueller as soon as possible," Whitaker said.
House Democrats want to know if Whitaker played a role in Mueller’s rare BuzzFeed statement

House Democrats want to know if Whitaker played a role in Mueller’s rare BuzzFeed statement

“Did you have any communication with the White House about the BuzzFeed report or the decision of the Special Counsel’s office to issue its subsequent statement?”
Supreme Court declines to hear challenge to Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting AG

Supreme Court declines to hear challenge to Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting AG

On Monday, the Supreme Court said it would not hear a challenge to President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general.What are the details?After the resignation of
Democrats want to know what the hell Whitaker has been up to at DOJ

Democrats want to know what the hell Whitaker has been up to at DOJ

“Similarly, we are entitled to a clear explanation of the current line of responsibility for the supervision of the Special Counsel’s investigation.”
Rod Rosenstein Expected to Leave the Justice Department

Rod Rosenstein Expected to Leave the Justice Department

Trump has repeatedly attacked him and the Russia investigation he oversaw.
Acting AG Matt Whitaker Whispered DOJ Secrets In Edwin Meese's Ear

Acting AG Matt Whitaker Whispered DOJ Secrets In Edwin Meese's Ear

On Wednesday, before what can only be described as shameful pandering to Donald Trump in a cabinet meeting, Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker met up with Ronald Reagan's notoriously corrupt
What did Trump want Matt Whitaker to do about the Michael Cohen prosecution?

What did Trump want Matt Whitaker to do about the Michael Cohen prosecution?

Protection. The post What did Trump want Matt Whitaker to do about the Michael Cohen prosecution? appeared first on Hot Air.
Report: DOJ ethics experts told Whitaker’s aides he should recuse himself from Russiagate

Report: DOJ ethics experts told Whitaker’s aides he should recuse himself from Russiagate

What? The post Report: DOJ ethics experts told Whitaker’s aides he should recuse himself from Russiagate appeared first on Hot Air.
Acting AG Whitaker Refuses Recusal From Mueller Investigation

Acting AG Whitaker Refuses Recusal From Mueller Investigation

Remember how we were told just this morning that Matt Whitaker was told by DOJ ethics experts that he didn't have to recuse himself from the Mueller investigation? It turns out that story was just a

Whitaker Was Advised to Recuse Himself

Washington Post: “Early Thursday, a Justice Department official had said the agency’s ethics office had advised Matthew Whitaker he need not step aside from special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s