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The GOP senator accused Democrats of being soft on crime after he blocked quick confirmation of eight U.S. attorney nominees.
Trump’s leadership is “a threat to the rule of law in our country," the GOP former prosecutors wrote in an open letter slamming the president.
"Your Zero Tolerance policy has resulted in the unnecessary trauma and suffering of innocent children," the bipartisan group of attorneys wrote.
Gasoline in California is one buck more per gallon than it is in the rest of America, thanks to low inventories and a series of suspicious oil-refinery shutdowns that drove huge first-quarter profits for the oil companies. Are California oil refiners manipulating gasoline supplies through shutdowns to drive pump prices and profits higher?
We need to constantly remind ourselves that these are not "bad" kids, but many of them are kids to whom bad things have happened. With help, these fragile teens can and will succeed -- but not by locking them up with adults.
Instead of following the directive of the President and Attorney General on this matter, California U.S. Attorneys were blatantly ignoring the directive concerning compliance with state law.