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Kellyanne Conway´s husband
expected to be named for DOJ role

CNN, by Ariane de Vogue and Jim Acosta

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Posted By:earlybird, 3/19/2017 5:53:58 PM

President Trump is expected to nominate the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, to run the Justice Department´s civil division, two sources familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN. If confirmed by the Senate, George Conway would lead an office that would handle legal challenges to major Trump administration initiatives, such as the controversial travel ban. The Wall Street Journal first reported that Conway -- a corporate lawyer -- was expected to be tapped for the position. Conway had previously been considered for the post of US solicitor general, according to sources who spoke to CNN in December.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 3/19/2017 6:34:12 PM     (No. 11195001)

Is Conway´s husband the only person in the whole U S of A who can fill the DOJ civil division job???? I have no idea if such an appointment is legal or not, but why invite criticism or charges of impropriety?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/19/2017 7:37:56 PM     (No. 11195035)

Re #1, why would his appointment not be legal?

JFK’s brother was his attorney general.

Right now PDJT needs very good people (Conway is one) whom he can trust. The climate is not exactly friendly. Or trustworthy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hpmatt, 3/19/2017 8:40:55 PM     (No. 11195071)

Drain the swamp! These are the leftists that dropped election charges on the Philly Black Panthers, said that Voter photo IDs are discriminatory and probably strategies to expand illegal voting rights.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 3/19/2017 9:21:36 PM     (No. 11195091)

"He was part of the team of lawyers in the 1990s who represented Paula Jones in her sexual harassment lawsuit against then-President Bill Clinton."

BAZINGA!
I like him already.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 3/19/2017 9:47:24 PM     (No. 11195099)

Mr. Conway´s employment at DoJ might mean a pay cut. But he might do it anyway, as an act of service to the US.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MEMcL, 3/19/2017 10:27:54 PM     (No. 11195116)

This is another example of President Trump searching and finding the best qualified for the job. His resume is outstanding and he will be a great contributor to the leadership of our country.

All of Trump´s choices have "gravitas." No longer do we have political hacks as appointees. Hurray for us!!

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