Whitaker’s friendship with Trump aide reignites recusal debate
Thursday, 8 November 2018 () President Donald Trump's pick for acting attorney general, Matt Whitaker, is a close friend of Trump's 2016 election campaign co-chair, and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign.
According to Reuters, officials said that Matt Whitaker, President Donald Trump's pick for acting attorney, would make his relationship with the president unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into Trump’s 2016 election campaign. Matthew Whitaker, named on Wednesday to...
The state of Maryland launched a court challenge on Tuesday to the legality of President Donald Trump’s appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting U.S. attorney general. The state saying the president..
Following President Trump's ousting of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Matthew Whitaker will take over until a replacement is confirmed. Business Insider reports Acting AG Whitaker is said to have cast..