Democrats and the media seem oblivious to the implication of their attacks: Barr’s supposed lack of independence would justify a second special counsel.
Joe Scarborough would have you believe that these actions are completely typical and normal, that informants are placed against campaigns all the time. If that's true, who else are they doing it against?
A close look at recent filings in the CNN open records lawsuit against the FBI suggests that the DOJ has already closed senators’ criminal referral of Christopher Steele.
Fewer than one in five respondents strongly agree that the DOJ’s senior leaders maintain high standards of honesty and integrity.
Comey, Strzok, and McCabe almost certainly conspired to use a compilation of salacious and unverified allegations as evidence to begin a federal probe.
While I’m sympathetic to the principled arguments being employed by Assange defenders, I’m not sure they’re as applicable in this case.