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AG Barr takes aim at DOJ prosecutors, compares lockdowns to slavery

Official White House Photo by Shealah CraigheadBy ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(HILLSDALE, Mich.) — Attorney General William Bar took sharp aim at federal line prosecutors and compared coronavirus lockdowns to slavery in remarks at Hillsdale College’s “Constitution Day” celebration Wednesday evening.”Even the most well-meaning people can do great damage if they lose perspective,” Barr said. “The…read more »

Trump’s rebuke of CDC director sows confusion on vaccine timeline

ABC NewsBy ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s public rebuke of a top public health official is sowing confusion on the nation’s vaccine timeline and reviving criticism of political meddling in the government’s pandemic response.Trump’s challenge of Robert Redfield, head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in a White House press…read more »

Biden campaign debuts new ads, including testimonial from former Trump voter

ABC NewsBy JOHN VERHOVEK, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — Former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign unveiled two new television ads on Thursday, including one that features a testimonial from a farmer from western Pennsylvania who voted for Donald Trump in 2016 but now calls that choice a “mistake” he won’t make again.”I voted for Trump in…read more »

AG William Barr accuses some DOJ prosecutors of becoming ‘headhunters’

ABC NewsBy ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Attorney General William Barr took sharp aim at federal line prosecutors in remarks at Hillsdale College’s “Constitution Day” celebration Wednesday evening, describing them as improperly working to take law enforcement decisions into their own hands in contravention of the traditional chain of command.”Even the most well-meaning people can…read more »

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