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Sat May 6, 2017, 04:16 PM

 

So Boente was removed from succession by Obama after the election and now in charge of investigating

Something is really fishy.

Without fanfare, Trump reverses Obama order on Justice Department succession

Seven days before he left office, President Obama changed the order of succession without explanation to remove Boente from the list. Obama's order had listed U.S. attorneys in the District of Columbia, the Northern District of Illinois and the Central District of California.

The top positions remain unchanged: the deputy attorney general, the associate attorney general and at the discretion of the attorney general the solicitor general and other assistants. But because those positions are now officially vacant, the order currently skips to the Senate-confirmed U.S. attorneys.


New chief named for Justice Department unit probing Trump-Russia ties

Dana Boente's new assignment as Justice's acting attorney general for national security comes fast on the heels of his most recent high-profile task: serving as the acting deputy attorney general. Rod Rosenstein was sworn in as Justice's No. 2 official on Wednesday, freeing Boente of those responsibilities.

Boente had also unexpectedly became the acting attorney general for a time earlier this year after the holdover Obama appointee was fired by President Donald Trump.

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Reply So Boente was removed from succession by Obama after the election and now in charge of investigating (Original post)
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Bernardo de La Paz May 2017 #1

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Sat May 6, 2017, 04:41 PM

1. Coverups smell like 3 day old fish. . . nt

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