On Monday, former federal prosecutor Joyce Vance slammed President Donald Trump following the claim by Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) that Attorney General William Barr is working directly with Rudy Giuliani to gather dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden.
Trump's actions, Vance warned, are now very similar to the abuses of power that were the final straw for the colonists who broke away from the British to declare America an independent country in the first place:
One sign of the end of the Republic would be a president’s ability to demand politically motivated prosecutions of… https://t.co/qYCKLkltPd— Joyce Alene (@Joyce Alene)1581341357.0
The Justice Department has refused to comment on claims they are working with Giuliani on Biden. But the president has shown no contrition or regret for his attempts to target the former vice president after Senate Republicans moved to dismiss the articles of impeachment against him.