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  Department of Justice
INCUMBENT
  PartyUnknown
NameMerrick B. Garland
Won03/10/2021
Votes70 (70.00%)
Margin40 (+40.00%)
Term03/10/2021 - 01/20/2025
Administration
  Deputy Attorney General  Lisa Monaco 0 21 +96.00%
  Associate Attorney General  Vanita Gupta 0 21 +2.00%
  Solicitor General  Elizabeth Prelogar 0 21 +19.10%
Division
 Civil Division   
  Criminal Division  Kenneth Polite 0 21 +12.00%
  Antitrust Division  Jonathan Kanter 0 21 +40.21%
  Civil Rights Division  Kristen Clarke 0 21 +3.03%
 Environment & Natural Resources Division   
 National Security Division   
 Office of Legal Counsel   
Subordinate Organizations
  Federal Bureau of Investigation  Christopher Wray 0 17 +89.69%
 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives   
  Drug Enforcement Administration  Anne Milgram 0 21 +100.00%
US Attorneys
 United States Attorneys   


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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive  
Websitehttp://www.usdoj.gov/
Established September 26, 1789
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedScott³ August 06, 2006 04:21am
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Oct 07, 2020 12:00am Rule Change DOJ Frees Federal Prosecutors to Take Steps That Could Interfere With Elections, Weakening Long-standing Policy  Article RP 
Sep 30, 2019 10:50am Strategy Republican senators press DOJ to probe Clinton and Ukraine  Article RP 
Aug 22, 2019 04:00pm General The Justice Department Sent Immigration Judges A White Nationalist Blog Post With Anti-Semitic Attacks  Article RP 
Nov 20, 2018 04:00pm General Trump Wanted to Order Justice Dept. to Prosecute Comey and Clinton  Article RP 
Sep 19, 2018 09:00am Interview Trump eviscerates Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’  Article RP 
May 24, 2013 06:00pm News DOJ Begged Judge to Keep Fox Reporter in Dark About Monitoring  Article Scott³ 
Sep 19, 2012 03:00pm Report ‘Fast & Furious' operation: Justice probe clears Eric Holder   Article WA Indy 
Mar 12, 2012 01:00pm News Justice Dept. blocks Texas voter ID law over Hispanic impact  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 09, 2011 08:45am Advertisement Justice Department says DEA drug-laundering “stings” date back to Reagan presidency  Article WA Indy 
Dec 09, 2011 08:00am News Issa compares Holder to Nixon AG Mitchell; Holder compares Issa to Joe McCarthy   Article WA Indy 
Nov 29, 2010 11:55am General Holder: WikiLeaks is Under Criminal Investigation  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 25, 2009 04:00am News Holder's CIA move could imperil Obama agenda  Article Scott³ 
Jul 30, 2009 04:05pm Report Rove Had Heavier Hand in Prosecutor Firings Than Previously Known  Article RP 
Mar 17, 2009 06:00am Perspective A Leadership of Cowards?  Article Imperator 
Feb 12, 2009 06:00pm News U.S. Seeks New Powers to Fight Tax Evasion  Article ArmyDem 
Feb 10, 2009 07:00pm News Attorney general orders review of state secret claims  Article ArmyDem 
Jan 05, 2009 10:00pm News Obama's Justice nominees signal end of Bush terror tactics  Article ArmyDem 
Sep 29, 2008 10:00am General Prosecutor will probe U.S. attorneys' firings   Article DFWDem 
Sep 02, 2008 10:00am News Report: Gonzales Mishandled Classified Data  Article ArmyDem 
Jul 28, 2008 05:55pm Investigation Justice Department Report on Hiring Finds Violations  Article RP 
Apr 11, 2008 12:00pm News The odd case of Dr. Cyril Wecht  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 15, 2007 07:00pm General Justice Dept. moves to thwart Congress's CIA inquiries  Article RP 
Nov 16, 2007 08:00pm News Bush Announces 5 Nominees for Top Justice Posts  Article Scott³ 
Sep 14, 2007 01:00pm News Snacks take big bite out of DOJ budget  Article The Sunset Provision 
Aug 27, 2007 06:10am News Gonzales Resigns as Attorney General  Article AJ 
Jul 26, 2007 08:00pm Investigation FBI director contradicts Gonzales  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 17, 2007 03:00pm News Dems seek no-confidence vote on Gonzales  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Apr 25, 2007 02:10pm Investigation Delays in Renzi Case Raise More Gonzales Questions  Article RP 
Mar 31, 2007 03:00pm News GOP lawmaker [Rep. Terry] urges Gonzales to resign  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 29, 2007 08:00pm Commentary Bush's long history of tilting Justice  Article RP 
Mar 28, 2007 12:00pm Legal Ruling Justice gets wrong statute, pays $100M price  Article RP 
Mar 21, 2007 03:00pm General Fired U.S. attorneys ranked above peers in prosecutions  Article particleman 
Mar 21, 2007 03:00pm Statement Why I Was Fired  Article particleman 
Mar 20, 2007 12:15pm News Senate limits Gonzales' hiring authority  Article Servo 
Mar 19, 2007 11:00pm News White House Seeking Gonzales Replacements  Article particleman 
Mar 15, 2007 04:00pm Blog Entry Again with the ‘Clinton did it’ defense?  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 13, 2007 12:00pm Blog Entry The inane ‘Clinton did it too’ defense  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 09, 2007 01:00pm Scandal White House backtracks in row over U.S. attorneys  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Sep 29, 2006 10:20am Speech Gonzales Cautions Judges on Interfering  Article RP 
Jul 25, 2006 11:05pm News US gov't sues Missouri officials on AT&T subpoena  Article Servo 
Jul 23, 2006 09:30am Analysis Civil rights hiring shifted in Bush era  Article RP 
Jun 14, 2006 09:25am General Justice says House leaders seek special treatment for lawmakers  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Nov 17, 2005 08:00am News Criticism of Voting Law Was Overruled  Article RP 
Sep 01, 2005 08:40pm General Bush Bypasses Senate to Install Official  Article RP 
Aug 31, 2005 05:10pm Blog Entry If This Is True  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 25, 2005 12:00pm General Drapes removed from Justice Department statue  Article COSDem 
Nov 12, 2004 12:00am News Ashcroft Condemns Judges Who Question Bush  Article Blue Wizzrobe 
Nov 10, 2004 12:00am News Bush Picks Gonzales to Succeed Ashcroft  Article ... 
Mar 09, 2004 12:00am News Ashcroft to Have Surgery to Remove Gall Bladder  Article Mr. Techno 
Aug 30, 2003 12:00am News 50 Justice Officials Defend Ban On Blocking Clinics  Article Wishful Thinking 
Aug 07, 2003 12:00am News Ashcroft Wants List of Lenient Federal Judges  Article Servo 
Jun 05, 2003 10:55pm News Justice Dept Bans Event by Gay Staff  Article Default User 
Jun 05, 2003 12:11pm News Ashcroft Wants Broader Anti-Terror Powers  Article RP 

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