The Justice Department Is Now Trump’s Personal Fiefdom

Back in the day, if you got caught interfering with the Justice Department it was a big deal. No longer. The Trump strategy is to do it all in public:

Trump is thrilled and wants the whole world to know about it:

This is not even a major headline in most newspapers, just a bit of routine news out of the White House. What’s coming next?

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