Yesterday, a news organization published a copy of a draft opinion in a pending case. Justices circulate draft opinions internally as a routine and essential part of the Court’s confidential deliberative work. Although the document described in yesterday’s reports is authentic,
Sep 7, 2021 • 13 tweets • 3 min read
Statement from Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Regarding Texas SB8 justtherealnews.com/exec-depts/jus…
The U.S. Department of Justice today issued the following statement from Attorney General Merrick B. Garland regarding Texas SB8:
Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Grant of Clemency granting a Full Pardon to General Michael T. Flynn. The President has pardoned General Flynn because he should never have been prosecuted.
Nov 19, 2020 • 21 tweets • 5 min read
I almost feel bad for how incoherent @SpeakerPelosi is on this transcript
Remarks at Press Conference with House Democratic Leadership
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), Chairman of the House Armed Services Cmte, today issued the following statement after the White House announced the firing of Secretary of Defense Mark Esper via tweet, destabilizing the Pentagon ahead of the Presidential transition.
WASHINGTON – Chairman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (VA-03) released the following statement after President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, the first woman and person of color to hold this position, were announced the winners of the 2020 election.
Oct 29, 2020 • 4 tweets • 3 min read
Acting DHS Secretary Chad F. Wolf Responds to CNN Contributor Miles Taylor News
Today’s announcement by Mr. Taylor demonstrates that he was clearly pursuing a self-serving, self-promoting agenda while at the Department of Homeland Security rather than pursuing an agenda aimed at securing the Homeland.
Oct 28, 2020 • 18 tweets • 5 min read
The Department of Justice Announces Standards for Certifying Safe Policing Practices by Law Enforcement Agencies
In response to U.S. District Court Judge Dolly Gee preparing to order the separation of families in the case of Flores v. Barr, United States District Court for the Central District of California, DHS Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli released the following statement:
Oct 22, 2020 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
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WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos unveiled a report today detailing the massive failure of many colleges and universities to disclose more than $6.5 billion in funding and resources from foreign sources including China, Russia, Saudi Arabia,
Oct 6, 2020 • 7 tweets • 3 min read
Secretary Azar Statement on Mental Health Executive Order
On Monday, the White House issued President Trump’s Executive Order on Saving Lives Through Increased Support For Mental- and Behavioral-Health Needs, which orders the creation of a Coronavirus Mental Health Working Group, co-chaired by the HHS Secretary and Brooke Rollins,
Sep 30, 2020 • 14 tweets • 4 min read
Oversight Chairs Condemn Trump Administration on Cancellation of Diversity, Anti-Racism Training
House Committee on Oversight and Reform Chairs and senior Members sent a letter to Acting Director Russell Vought, Office of Management & Budget (OMB), seeking information about the Trump Admin’s cancellation of diversity & anti-racism training in the federal government.
The Trump administration is building new wall and doing so faster than ever before. Currently wall construction continues at the southwest border (SWB) with the administration’s goal of 450 new miles of wall system on track for the end of the calendar year.
Sep 17, 2020 • 6 tweets • 3 min read
Statement of U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran regarding report in New York Times: