It’s clear that Barr is just another personal attorney for Trump.

There is no doubt that Executive Branch officers, including the Attorney General, serve at the pleasure of the president, and to implement the policies of the president. But they do not work for the president.

They work for the United States of America.

Like the president and members of Congress, they too take an oath to preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, from all enemies, foreign and domestic. It is their job to enforce the law and ensure that the protection and the reach of the law is fair, equitable, and just.

This is true for…

From the beginning in the 2020 Democratic primary, I had hoped against hope that my two favorite Democrats, Kamala Harris and Joe Biden, would not enter the race against each other. Of course, I knew they would, and they did. Biden and Harris also held the distinction, for me, as the only two people in the Democratic field I had already voted for.

By the time they ran for president this cycle, I had voted for Harris six times — in two primary and general elections as California’s Attorney General, and in one primary and one general election for US…

Spandan Chakrabarti

Founder and Editor in Chief of, Spandan Chakrabarti is the recipient of a Special Congressional Recognition for his work on health advocacy.

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