On Wednesday, President Trump announced that Attorney General Jeff Sessions would be replaced by Matthew G. Whitaker, Chief of Staff. That prompted Representative Jerry Nadler (D-NY) to rip Trump for firing Sessions and pontificate that the legislative branch somehow had the authority to hold the White House accountable for the people it hires for its Cabinet. But Nadler seemed to have forgotten one thing.
Americans must have answers immediately as to the reasoning behind @realDonaldTrump removing Jeff Sessions from @TheJusticeDept. Why is the President making this change and who has authority over Special Counsel Mueller’s investigation? We will be holding people accountable. https://t.co/weykMuiCxm
— (((Rep. Nadler))) (@RepJerryNadler) November 7, 2018
How times change. Here’s Nadler in March 2017:
Good morning. In case anyone forgot, Jeff Sessions must resign as AG. He cannot possibly lead DOJ to promote trust & rule of law.
— (((Rep. Nadler))) (@RepJerryNadler) March 7, 2017
Nadler has been fulminating against Trump for the entire duration of Trump’s presidency- READ MORE