Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker Heading to Texas for Press Conference

Acting Attorney General Matthew G. WhitakerActing U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is scheduled to be in Austin on Tuesday to meet with officials from the local office of the Department of Justice and to hold a news conference. U.S. Solicitor General Noel Francisco is also scheduled to be in attendance, according to a bulletin that the management company where the Department of Justice is located sent to its tenants late last week. Texas Monthly is one of those tenants. The announcement comes on the same day that President Trump confirmed that he will nominate former Attorney General William P. Barr to permanently fill the position as head of the Justice Department that Whitaker now temporarily occupies. The management company of the building in which the press conference will be held said…View Original Post

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