TV News LIES

Sunday, Sep 24th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics Justice Dept. Issues a Callback

Justice Dept. Issues a Callback

E-mail Print PDF

Job applicants who were rejected by the Justice Department because of improper political considerations will be urged to apply for open positions, Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey told an audience yesterday.

"Two wrongs do not make a right," Mukasey told the American Bar Association yesterday in New York. "The people hired in an improper way did not, themselves, do anything wrong. It therefore would be unfair -- and quite possibly illegal given their civil service protections -- to fire or reassign them without individual cause."

Mukasey explicitly ruled out criminal prosecution of former Justice Department employees who investigators say ran afoul of civil service laws, echoing congressional testimony last month by Inspector General Glenn A. Fine. 

More... 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Trump dings media in criticism of Facebook ads in 'Russia hoax'

Trump says Facebook ads by Russia are a hoaxPresident Donald Trump objected Friday morning to the fresh attention being paid to the ongoing investigation...

Inspector General Probes HHS Sec. Tom Price’s Charter Travel

Inspector General to probe Tom Price travel expenses The inspector general's office at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services confirmed Friday it...

Ivanka Trump Faces Courtroom Showdown Over $785 Sandals

Edgardo OsoriaEdgardo Osorio’s prized sandals sit on a glass shelf inside his Madison Avenue boutique under zebra-striped...

Trump's travel ban scheduled to end on Sunday

Travel ban to endPresident Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by citizens of six Muslim countries...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!