Report: Biden Is Considering Merrick Garland For Attorney General | Talking Points Memo

Report: Biden Is Considering Merrick Garland For Attorney General | Talking Points Memo 1Former Obama Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, whom Republicans brazenly blocked at every turn, is being considered for attorney general in the incoming Biden administration, NPR reported on Friday. If selected, Garland would be saddled with restoring confidence in a Justice Department that, amid the Trump presidency, has drifted far afield from its original nonpartisan mission — routinely playing politics to do Trump’s bidding.

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