Merrick Garland

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@BLaw

Merrick Garland, President Biden’s nominee for attorney general, said domestic terrorism is a greater threat than it has been for decades after the mob attack on the U.S. Capitol. https://t.co/EyNj0Rj7MB

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@GovHowardDean

How Merrick Garland Can Fix the DOJ’s Special Counsel Problem https://t.co/3ipUUqTS2a

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@NORML

Judge Merrick Garland, @POTUS's nominee for US Attorney General, recently signaled that he would not use @TheJusticeDept resources to interfere in the majority of states that have legalized #marijuana for either medical or adult-use purposes. https://t.co/LP8TGuBYpY

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@lawfareblog

Last week’s confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland was polite, informative, and moving—and nonetheless reflected the post-truth world in which Republican senators choose to live. Here’s @BenjaminWittes: https://t.co/8RiwXNZB66

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@atrupar

I'm sure Merrick Garland will make this his first order of business https://t.co/r6O3QBAKN7

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@mrctv

Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland dodges when asked if he thinks illegally migrating to America is illegal. https://t.co/TEs6ph9ijA

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@AliciaHannah

Just seeing this now. Merrick Garland’s sincerity here cuts deep.

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@GeorgeTakei

Total backfire. https://t.co/AENn80rg1Q

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@nowthisnews

Pres. Biden’s AG nominee Merrick Garland promises that investigating and prosecuting those involved in the Capitol attack will be his ‘first priority’ https://t.co/lbdREHyAZ3

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@PalmerReport

Here comes Attorney General Merrick Garland. This is going to be fun: https://t.co/75WUNPckg0

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@SykesCharlie

Ending the corrupt practice of civil asset forfeiture should be a top priority for state governments—but federal reform is needed, too. https://t.co/DTE4vwtP04 via @BulwarkOnline

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@fawfulfan

LOL, remember all the Republicans at the Merrick Garland hearing demanding he promise on the spot not to fire Durham? https://t.co/4YebtNIalh

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@NORML

Judge Merrick Garland, @POTUS's nominee for US Attorney General, recently signaled that he would not use @TheJusticeDept resources to interfere in the majority of states that have legalized #marijuana for either medical or adult-use purposes. https://t.co/LP8TGuBYpY

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@PalmerReport

Here comes Attorney General Merrick Garland. This is going to be fun. https://t.co/75WUNPckg0

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@nytimes

Merrick Garland has said his first priority as attorney general would be to take on domestic extremism. Today's episode of The Daily examines how his career has prepared him for the task. https://t.co/UFE9xnblHq

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@chuckwoolery

The Merrick Garland nomination shows Republicans at their worst https://t.co/mNW70Nz2Jr

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@ACTBrigitte

I am a Donald Trump Republican who is sick and tired of Mitch McConnell RINOs. https://t.co/F791osZtmW

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@ACLU

Solitary confinement is torture. Merrick Garland must make good on President Biden's campaign promise and end the practice. https://t.co/E5XSyN12xg

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@JudiciaryDems

NOTICE: On Monday, March 1 at 1:00 PM ET, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold an Executive Business Meeting to vote on the nomination of Merrick B. Garland to be U.S. Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice.

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@harrylitman

OK sports fans, you have to clean before you can paint. Merrick Garland will re-establish DOJ independence as a norm the White House won't dare disturb. Down the line will be the time for changes in the law to try to rein in the next autocrat. https://t.co/I0mMtEMFNw

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@GarrettHaake

With his vote against @JenGranholm today, @HawleyMO is the only GOP senator to vote against all 10 of Biden's confirmed cabinet nominees. He told me yesterday he's still undecided on Merrick Garland.

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@wikileaks

ACLU: There is no way to prosecute [Assange] for publishing classified information without opening the door to similar prosecutions of important investigative journalism | @ACLU #FreeAssangeNOW https://t.co/h3HyIvQLuT

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@benjaminwittes

Listening to Chuck Grassley congratulate himself for the way he and the Republicans treated Merrick Garland while Garland has to sit patiently and listen makes me want to throw things across the room.

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@mkraju

Merrick Garland says current period is “more dangerous” than Oklahoma City aftermath. Says probe into Jan. 6 will be his “first priority.”

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@kylegriffin1

Today, five years after Senate Republicans refused to grant him a Supreme Court confirmation hearing, Merrick Garland will be going before the Senate Judiciary Committee for a confirmation hearing to be President Biden's attorney general.

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@JackPosobiec

BREAKING: Merrick Garland refuses to state illegally crossing the border is a crime https://t.co/BCN1QE43jE

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@RepSpeier

It is stunning to listen to the confirmation hearing of Merrick Garland for AG. Republicans asking if he will keep politics out of his decision making. How does that square with their silence on AG Barr’s political antics?

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@atrupar

Merrick Garland: "If confirmed, I will supervise the prosecution of white supremacists and others who stormed the Capitol on January 6, a heinous attack that sought to disrupt a cornerstone of our democracy." https://t.co/56o2l3wwLp

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@RichardGrenell

Every nominee of the President deserves an up or down vote as fast as possible and should be evaluated on their qualifications only. If Merrick Garland can’t commit to only removing Durham for cause, then Senators should vote against him.

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@alfranken

So happy Merrick Garland is Biden’s AG pick! He’s the best! Should sail through. Though Cruz might think it’s too close to the 2024 election for a POTUS to pick his AG.

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@JoyceWhiteVance

I'm not up for listening to Ted Cruz lecture Merrick Garland about politicization and weaponization of the Justice Department by the Obama administration.

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@kylegriffin1

Merrick Garland: "I am not the president's lawyer. I am the United States's lawyer."

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@robreiner

The confirmation of Merrick Garland will be a huge step towards returning US to the Rule of Law and rebuilding our Democracy.

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@JoyceWhiteVance

Merrick Garland: Willing to step away from lifetime appointment as a federal judge because of the importance of DOJ and the rule of law.

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@glennkirschner2

In response to Sen. Whitehouse’s questions, Merrick Garland pledged to investigate not only the insurrectionists who actually stormed the US Capitol on Jan. 6 but also the “funders”, the “aiders & abettors” and the “king pins.” #JusticeIsComing & #JusticeMatters

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@CBSNews

Merrick Garland to commit to overseeing "prosecution of white supremacists" who stormed Capitol https://t.co/KV4GGWNw3A

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@SenatorDurbin

Tomorrow I will hold my first hearing as @JudiciaryDems Chair, and Judge Merrick Garland will finally have a chance to testify. https://t.co/isOxi7o4hT

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@JillWineBanks

Here's facts that should convince 100 senators to confirm Merrick Garland as AG. He's got the experience and character DOJ needs. https://t.co/9wp6goumFw

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@sahilkapur

AG pick Merrick Garland: “If confirmed, I will supervise the prosecution of white supremacists and others who stormed the Capitol on January 6 -- a heinous attack that sought to disrupt a cornerstone of our democracy: the peaceful transfer of power to a newly elected government.”

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@GeoffRBennett

Biden Cabinet Confirmation Hearing Schedule: Feb. 22 and 23: Merrick Garland - Attorney General Feb. 23: Xavier Becerra - HHS Secretary Deb Haaland - Interior Secretary Feb. 24: William Burns - CIA Director Feb. 25: Katherine Tai - U.S. Trade Representative

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@Sifill_LDF

Worth taking the time to read the opening statement Judge Merrick Garland will deliver tomorrow morning before the Senate Judiciary Committee at his confirmation hearing for Attorney General. https://t.co/wNXTAv0P1g

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@glennkirschner2

Confirmation Hearing for President Biden's Nominee for Attorney General Merrick Garland: A Preview. Judge Garland’s announced priorities are a salve for a nation bruised & battered by the unabated corruption of Donald Trump & Bill Barr. https://t.co/SJtb8jaoPz via @YouTube

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@BarbMcQuade

Merrick Garland’s opening statement describes the DOJ I know and love: a commitment to equal justice and the rule of law. https://t.co/wGobPrH0pP

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@joshgerstein

JUST IN: AG Nominee Merrick Garland opening statement for confirmation hearing Monday. Calls 1-6 "a heinous attack" and says he'll prosecute "white supremacists & others" involved. Heavy on DOJ's civil rights duties. Also: a vow to apply #FOIA 'generously' https://t.co/r6TUC9x9tY

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@washingtonpost

Attorney general nominee Merrick Garland says that as attorney general he will fight discrimination, domestic terrorism https://t.co/6uUyPVXnQa

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@axios

Merrick Garland, President Biden's nominee for attorney general, will pledge at his confirmation hearing next week to take the lead in prosecuting those charged over the U.S. Capitol siege, per his prepared opening statement released tonight https://t.co/HJkKwH5Wfj

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@AP

When Merrick Garland was nominated for the Supreme Court, Senate Republicans wouldn’t even meet with him. Now, he is President Biden’s choice for attorney general, and he's widely expected to sail through his confirmation process with bipartisan support. https://t.co/zdTZeb3Ssc

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@kylegriffin1

Judge Merrick Garland, Biden's nominee for attorney general, calls the Capitol attack a "heinous attack" in his prepared opening statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee. https://t.co/B2GXigYCgP

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@kenolin1

Tomorrow Merrick B. Garland begins his Senate confirmation hearings to become the Attorney General. I think it’s a good time to remember that what @LeaderMcConnell did by blocking Judge Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court was despicable.

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@eliehonig

Merrick Garland's opening statement makes some obvious but pointed comments, including: "The President nominates the Attorney General to be the lawyer -- not for any individual, but for the people of the United States." Amen.

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@MacFarlaneNews

Merrick Garland finally gets his confirmation hearing. Albeit, for a different gig. MONDAY - 930am at Senate Judiciary Cmte

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@TheLeadCNN

Investigate Trump? Giuliani? Hunter Biden? Andrew Cuomo? AG nominee Merrick Garland will be pushed in confirmation hearing @SchneiderCNN reports https://t.co/aoX0rlhyLk

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@JohnWDean

A compliment supported by the leading Jackson scholar, no less. See John Barrett’s comments in the thread that follows. DOJ is going from Bill Barr’s corrupt snake pit to the esteemed institution it will become under the new attorney general, Merrick Garland. https://t.co/j3GeCT1z2m

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@paulwsj

The Oklahoma City bombing helped solidify for Merrick Garland the urgency and complexity of the domestic terror threat, a perspective he would bring to the Justice Department if confirmed as attorney general - smarts from @sgurman https://t.co/DAuhgRv49S via @WSJ

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@kylegriffin1

A sizable and bipartisan group of former Justice Department officials and retired federal judges have sent two letters to Senate leaders urging swift confirmation of Biden' nominee to be attorney general, Judge Merrick Garland. https://t.co/TJ68SjvsI2

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@CNNPolitics

Merrick Garland appears poised to become President Joe Biden's attorney general, bringing a longtime jurist with a steadying hand to a department that's teetering between crises https://t.co/f3M2tQVwFN https://t.co/LlSSKGNJfy

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@WashTimes

GOP Rep. Ken Buck demands Merrick Garland keep prosecutor investigating Hunter Biden https://t.co/Mk5PmXyMwu

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@JerryDunleavy

NEW: The FBI & Brooklyn U.S. attorney's office have reportedly opened a preliminary investigation into Cuomo's disastrous nursing home policies during the COVID-19 pandemic as Republicans call upon Merrick Garland to vow to fully investigate. @DCExaminer https://t.co/Fefpj1QFzw

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@harrylitman

Had a great time as usual talking about my current oped on Merrick Garland, https://t.co/jKpP33Us9f, but also the strange silence and delay at the Sup Ct over the run-of-the-mill subpoena issue in the Vance v. Trump

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@nypost

Merrick Garland to be grilled on Cuomo nursing home scandal at AG hearing https://t.co/HyjKL7Zv6b https://t.co/mkNU0h5HHi

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@RepKenBuck

The Hunter Biden investigation must be transparent so that all Americans have faith in the results, whatever they may be. Garland must commit to keeping David Weiss on the Hunter Biden probe until the investigation is complete to ensure transparency. https://t.co/AbkQEunhYz

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@MoveOn

Our country cannot have two tracks of justice: one for the rich and powerful, and one for everyone else. As Attorney General, Judge Merrick Garland must apply the law to all Americans fairly—and that includes Donald Trump and all those who have enabled his lawlessness. https://t.co/td5Jmmi7yF

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@amyklobuchar

It’s long overdue, but Merrick Garland will finally get a hearing and will be confirmed as our next Attorney General.

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@ACLU

BREAKING: Ahead of Attorney General-designate Merrick Garland’s Senate confirmation hearing, we’re urging him to make strong, on-the-record commitments on five critical criminal justice issues.

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@WSJ

Five years after his Supreme Court nomination died in a political standoff, Merrick Garland is expected to get a bipartisan welcome during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Monday as President Biden’s choice for attorney general https://t.co/aURuuAr8wp

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@newsmax

.@RepLeeZeldin says Merrick Garland should be questioned on the Cuomo case https://t.co/flHUCqnOv0 https://t.co/2gmKev3kVI

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@ericgarland

Have they worked out the $10 million bribe El-Sisi paid Trump? Or is that next week when Merrick Garland takes over at DOJ?

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@grantstern

When you have the guy who prosecuted the Oklahoma City bombing and the Unabomber as the new Attorney General next week, THEN America is back. https://t.co/tB9OU2xN2U

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@FoxNews

Cuomo scandal will be hot topic as hearings for Biden AG nominee Merrick Garland kick off next week https://t.co/VJFXGgNjSa

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@mkraju

GOP senators on Senate Judiciary want Merrick Garland to vow at his hearing that DOJ will probe Gov. Cuomo. They say they “expect” Garland to make that commitment to “fully investigate.” https://t.co/FXiE5M82Y6

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@JessBravin

Merrick Garland “may be the closest we have to Robert Jackson for our time,” former acting Solicitor General @walterdellinger told a Biden adviser considering the A.G. vacancy. Agree, @johnqbarrett? @RHJCenter? https://t.co/XEFdSUf9lB

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@EJDionne

So is McConnell saying that Attorney General to be Merrick Garland should go full bore against Trump? The Trump “defense” involved saying that Trump can now be criminally liable. I wonder: Will they say this if Trump is indicted by federal, state or local prosecutors?

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@Rschooley

cc: Merrick Garland https://t.co/gDzCcfOF1N

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@Rschooley

Why do I assume Mitch McConnell making the case for criminal liability lasts until the Merrick Garland confirmation hearing.

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@gregolear

16/ So: I reject despair, & the monetization of hopelessness, and the “told ya so” shut-down every time something goes awry. I believe in Biden/Harris. I believe in Raskin & Swalwell & Lieu & Plaskett. I believe in Merrick Garland. I believe in truth & justice. I believe in us.

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@AriBerman

Mitch McConnell biggest hypocrite in American politics Refuses to hold impeachment trial while Trump in office & then acquits b/c not in office Blocks Merrick Garland 237 days before election but confirms Amy Coney Barrett 8 days before election when 65 million already voted

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@JillWineBanks

State and federal prosecutors should, indeed must, oblige McConnell & indict the man responsible for the deaths and destruction and national security threat he caused. Senate must immediately confirm Merrick Garland so he can get to work on federal charges as McConnell indicated. https://t.co/xv1iJjeJFj

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@joelockhart

i hope every Democrat on the Judiciary Committee questions AG nominee Merrick Garland very closely on the responsibility of the DOJ to get to the bottom of January 6th and prosecute those who were involved including the former President.

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@JenKirkman

2. do what the Dems originally wanted - enter the phone call on the record. If witnesses were called - the trial would have gone on for weeks - in the middle of a pandemic when relief HAS to be sent out now. And Merrick Garland has to be confirmed so the DOJ can get to work.

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@NinaTotenberg

Biden gets to put his mark on D.C. Circuit with two vacancies. But the court will miss both Merrick Garland, soon AG, & David Tatel, taking senior status. https://t.co/BMiJRlfNak

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@JoyceWhiteVance

Sounds like Merrick Garland has a clear path to confirmation as AG. Now DOJ needs hearing dates for other senior leaders, @LisaMonaco @vanitaguptaCR @KristenClarkeJD so they can get to work. For comparison, Jeff Sessions was confirmed on Feb. 8 2017 https://t.co/itSu5mJu76

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@kaitlancollins

Grassley and Durbin say Merrick Garland's confirmation hearing will be in two weeks.

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@joncoopertweets

Lindsey Graham's refusal to allow the Democratic Senate to schedule a hearing for President Biden's choice as new attorney general, Judge Merrick Garland, has slowed down investigations into the Capitol riot that had lawmakers fleeing for their lives. https://t.co/ofpQ9C7tzj

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@glennkirschner2

Absolutely a DOJ failure. Trump/Barr flunky Michael Sherwin is STILL acting US Attorney in DC. And we still have no Merrick Garland confirmation hearing set. Bill Barr blew so many holes in the DOJ that the ship is still taking on water. Where the h&ll are the justice lifeboats? https://t.co/eJNpYST2dh

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@hugolowell

Just in: Senate Judiciary chair Dick Durbin announces now that Merrick Garland will get his nomination hearing to be Attorney General on Feb. 22.

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@PalmerReport

Merrick Garland will be confirmed soon enough. Republicans can use procedural moves to stall it a bit more, but can't prevent the inevitable. Don't let pundits bait you into thinking that *ALL HOPE IS LOST* unless Garland is confirmed right this second. That panic trope gets old.

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@jeffhauser

If Merrick Garland got half the attention of Neera Tanden, people would be appalled by early signs that he's going to be BigLaw's Attorney General.* Progressives must engage in an intervention to prevent a failed Justice Department. * Civil Rights Division is the key exception. https://t.co/kxCGvfBuJg

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@kylegriffin1

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland on February 22 and 23.

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@SenatorDurbin

Pleased to announce a bipartisan agreement to expedite Merrick Garland’s confirmation as the next Attorney General. After unprecedented Republican obstruction, Judge Garland will finally get the hearing & vote he deserves. Hearing to occur 2/22 & 2/23. Vote in Committee on 3/1.

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@ElieNYC

The House has really laid out a very good legal argument (which they don't have to do for impeachment). I hope that means Merrick Garland will instruct Chris Wray to arrest Trump soon. :)

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@JRubinBlogger

you know, if he would take it, why not appoint @RepRaskin to DC Circuit to backfill Merrick Garland?

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@JoyceWhiteVance

My former colleague @ConnerforAR & I write about the need to make sure domestic terrorism doesn’t drop off the radar screen after impeachment ends. Confirming Merrick Garland & @LisaMonaco at DOJ, who both have deep experience here, needs to happen quickly. https://t.co/RPNDGjSovb

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@stevenmazie

Big news: Judge David Tatel, 78, takes senior status and opens a seat on the DC Circuit—America's second-most-important court—for Biden to fill. A second seat on this court will open as soon Merrick Garland is confirmed as Biden's attorney general. https://t.co/Tjp5IgcLDZ

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@scdp

Lindsey Graham watching @SenatorDurbin hold a confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland as the new Judiciary Committee Chairman. https://t.co/eDX6wIMsO9

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@SenatorDurbin

There is no excuse for Senate Judiciary Republicans to delay Judge Merrick Garland’s nomination to be the next Attorney General. I’m calling on Sen. Graham—who is still Chair of the Committee even though his party is in the minority—to end this delay & schedule this hearing now. https://t.co/k0Txqir4ri

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@Earthjustice

We support Merrick Garland’s nomination because we need an Attorney General who supports environmental enforcement and is committed to addressing racial injustice. https://t.co/CSHJlUSBQr

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@glennkirschner2

Merrick Garland knows how to bring domestic terrorists to justice. Trump’s days are of freedom are numbered. #JusticeIsComing & #JusticeMatters https://t.co/a7qI03XMg9

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@KimberlyEAtkins

Merrick Garland is used to GOP senators leaving him in confirmation limbo. But this is about more than him. My latest: https://t.co/ig8jmmtjZG

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@CheriJacobus

He was also involved with the stonewalling of Merrick Garland’s nomination in 2016.

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@PamKeithFL

You know what would make today truly awesome? Confirming Merrick Garland.

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@PamKeithFL

Today would be an excellent day for Merrick Garland to be confirmed as AG.

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@harrisonjaime

You aren’t serious right?! I’m old enough to remember the treatment of Merrick Garland; the 10,000 votes to repeal the ACA; the

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@PamKeithFL

If Merrick Garland chose to prosecute half the GOP members of Congress, do you think he’d get convictions? The evidence is black and white. The only question is whether we have the courage to enforce the law.

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@maziehirono

Five years ago, Senate Republicans blocked Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court. And now, Senate Republicans are holding up his nomination as Attorney General. Today really is Groundhog Day.

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@hugolowell

Senate Dem Whip Dick Durbin rips GOP over delayed hearing for Merrick Garland as attorney general, saying no one would be better to investigate Capitol attack than Garland, an Oklahoma City bombing prosecutor.

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@briantylercohen

Dems now chair all Senate committees. Time to break the perpetual obstruction of Merrick Garland’s nomination and confirm him as AG. Get ready for a functional DOJ— and the accountability that’ll come with it.

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@davidaxelrod

Senate Republicans are so accustomed to denying Merrick Garland a hearing they can’t stop. https://t.co/3kLP9Yn6wo

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@glennkirschner2

Lindsey Graham Stonewalls Merrick Garland's Confirmation Hearing, & Upcoming #TeamJustice Projects. Because #JusticeMatters . https://t.co/EToB2tICKD via @YouTube

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@ericgarland

The GOP, which just committed *domestic terrorism,* are afraid to confirm Merrick Garland as attorney general, the judge who was the prosecutor for *the Oklahoma City bombings.* Well, of course they are.

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@cmclymer

I don't wanna hear a goddamn thing about "unity" or "bipartisanship" while Republicans are refusing to hold Marjorie Taylor Greene accountable and blocking Merrick Garland from being considered for Attorney General. This is beyond ridiculous. Reject their terrible framing.

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@neal_katyal

End the filibuster. The Greene Party should have no ability to block Merrick Garland from being AG for even one more day at a time when the Jan 6 insurrection needs investigation. If GOP acted reasonably, it'd be one thing. But blocking Merrick Garland? https://t.co/NwM17Ob0zn

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@kylegriffin1

Sen. Dick Durbin, the incoming chair of the Judiciary Committee, wants to hold confirmation hearing for Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland on Feb. 8, the day before the impeachment trial. https://t.co/ztRp3QUITP

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@joelockhart

How about we put on hold the discussion about bipartisanship until Merrick Garland has a vote for AG.

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@PattyArquette

It seems the person Republicans are most afraid of on Earth is Merrick Garland .

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@SenatorDurbin

Due to Minority Leader McConnell’s obstruction, Senate Republicans still control the Judiciary Committee and are blocking Merrick Garland’s AG confirmation hearing. They must let Garland get to work on preventing future domestic terror attacks like the January 6 attack. https://t.co/HXhRzbsGzR

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@glennkirschner2

Video dropping soon: Lindsey Graham is blocking Merrick Garland’s confirmation hearing for his position as AG. Where have we seen this movie before? And what are We The People gonna do about it? #TeamJustice has had about enough of Republican injustice. #JusticeMatters.

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@ChristopherHahn

Spare us the calls for unity Lindsey Graham while your denying Merrick Garland the courtesy of a meeting yet again...

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@julianzelizer

When McConnell blocked the consideration and confirmation of President Obama's Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland--was that the Republican version of comity?

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@thehill

Over 40 lawmakers sign letter urging Merrick Garland to prioritize abolishing death penalty https://t.co/M826E3TTOx https://t.co/hovFllmZWJ

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@dcopaken

Merrick Garland. Amy Barrett. Brett Kavanaugh. Neil Gorsuch. Have I missed anyone? Do you think we just...forget? https://t.co/KXs00GIETT

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@igorbobic

Cornyn says he spoke with Merrick Garland, calls him “well suited” for DOJ and expects to vote for him

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@trish_regan

John Durham is preparing high-level FBI indictments. Will Merrick Garland shut down Durham's investigation into FBI's handling of Russia Probe? https://t.co/ZX6eh85Go6

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@FoxNews

Top Republicans vow to grill Biden's AG nominee over investigation of Hunter https://t.co/TPrmqoIdJG

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@Rschooley

Seems like a job for Merrick Garland. https://t.co/Y8dE6y86NW

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@rmayemsinger

Merrick Garland. Amy Coney Barrett. Delayed Senate trial after Trump incited a violent coup. You are a rotting confederate monument who belongs in hell. I guarantee it. https://t.co/X2e807rkTH

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@ericgarland

Sen. Josh Pinochet Hawley was pro-Timothy McVeigh, apparently. I'm sure that won't escape the attention of Merrick Garland, who prosecuted the Oklahoma City bombing. https://t.co/nP0q0GwcSR

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@KimMangone

When Merrick Garland is AG he should prosecute Moscow Mitch for being a treasonous hypocrite.

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@jamespmanley

Merrick garland https://t.co/z9lIP7tZzj

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@civilrightsorg

NEW: 45 members of Congress, led by @AyannaPressley and @RepEspaillat, wrote to Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland urging him to prioritize the administration’s commitment to #AbolishTheDeathPenalty and incentivize states to end capital punishment. https://t.co/0iHVTq8bWB https://t.co/rdc23BlwAn

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@AriBerman

“Attack the key Senate rules” like making up a nonexistent principle to block Merrick Garland 237 before the election & then throwing out that rule to confirm Amy Coney Barrett 8 days before election when 65 million had already voted https://t.co/MP1JaECSMQ

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@DavidCornDC

How about these words? Merrick Garland. Scorched earth? McConnell burned comity and fairness to the ground a long time ago. And now the arsonist complains about the flames. https://t.co/5oiMIxyPhH

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@JoyceWhiteVance

Merrick Garland. Amy Coney Barrett. Stop being a hypocrite. https://t.co/hFQaBgZra6

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@JamesFallows

I think the reason these views are so principled and persuasive is how consistently they were applied in the cases of nominees Merrick Garland, and Amy C. Barrett. https://t.co/ie8QqcuyvC

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@AriBerman

Truly maddening to hear Mitch McConnell warn of “nightmare” if Dems abolish filibuster when he already killed it to put 3 Trump justices on Supreme Court & confirmed Amy Coney Barrett 8 days before election when 65 million had voted after blocking Merrick Garland for 237 days

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