Judge: Barr sowing public mistrust with Mueller report handling (POLITICO link): Attorney General William Barr has created public distrust about whether the Justice Department is committed to sharing as much as possible about the Russia probe's findings, a federal judge said on Tuesday.
Walton, an appointee of President George W. Bush, did not elaborate on what actions or statements by the attorney general have generated those perceptions.
Trump predicts Bernie Sanders or Joe Biden will die in 2020: 'May God rest their soul' (Raw Story link): President Donald Trump lashed out at former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Tuesday night.
Trump attempted to nickname the two Democratic Party frontrunners. “I believe it will be Crazy Bernie Sanders vs. Sleepy Joe Biden as the two finalists to run against maybe the best economy in the history of our country (and many other great things),” Trump tweeted.
“I look forward to facing whoever it may be,” he claimed, despite trailing both in the polls.
“May God rest their soul,” Trump cryptically added.
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Minnesota's Ilhan Omar said the threats were sparked by "violent rhetoric," accusing Mr Trump of stoking right-wing extremism. "It has to stop," she added.
It comes after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced a new "security assessment to safeguard" the lawmaker. The tweet showed Ms Omar talking to a US-Muslim group about the 9/11 attacks.
On Monday Mr Trump stepped up his attacks against Ms Omar, calling her "out of control".