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PCR: "The Witch Hunt For Donald Trump Surpasses Salem"

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, We should be scared to death that Sally Q. Yates served as a prosecutor in the Justice (sic) Department for 27 years. In the New York Times, Sally takes high umbrage to Trump’s criticism of his attorney...Show More Summary

What Drives Sally Yates

The former Acting attorney general reflects on her career and the decision that ended it.

The Administrative State Declares Independence

(John Hinderaker) Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, an Obama holdover, recently authored one of the most pernicious columns within memory in the New York Times. Her column was titled, “Protect the Justice Department From President...Show More Summary

JONATHAN TURLEY: Trump Critics — From Sally Yates to James Comey — Failing Their Own Ethics Tests…

JONATHAN TURLEY: Trump Critics — From Sally Yates to James Comey — Failing Their Own Ethics Tests.

Sally Yates Assails Trump For Violating ‘Bedrock Principle Of Our Democracy’

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

She slammed Trump’s claim that he would not have appointed Jeff Sessions because he recused himself from Russia probe.

‘Violation’: Sally Yates nails Trump for subverting ‘bedrock principle of democracy’ with attack on DOJ

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates called out President Donald Trump on Thursday for undermining a “bedrock principle of our democracy” with his attacks on the Department of Justice. In an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday, Trump revealed that he would never have...

Sally Yates: Trump Attacks on DOJ Violate ‘Bedrock Principle of Our Democracy’

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

After being fired by Donald Trump as Acting Attorney General, the former prosecutor seems to have found her new calling, as a liberal Twitter hero.

'What the heck is this thing': Sally Yates describes how she found out about Trump's travel ban

Former acting attorney general Sally Yates discussed the "compressed period of time" in which she found out about President Donald Trump's first travel ban, at the 2017 Aspen Ideas Festival on Wednesday. "I was in the car on the way to the airport... Show More Summary

Sally Yates: 'That’s not the standard of conduct that we’re looking for from our president'

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

On Tuesday, former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates took time out to praise Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying that we should have “tremendous confidence” in Mueller, and that he was a “consummate professional.” “He is going to call it like he sees it. Show More Summary

Sally Yates on Bob Mueller: ‘Folks Ought to Have Tremendous Confidence in Him’

The former acting attorney general says she believes the Department of Justice can withstand anything that happens during the Trump administration.

Sally Yates Rips Jeff Sessions' Defense For Harsher Criminal Sentences

Sally Yates, the former deputy attorney general who was fired by President Donald Trump in January, criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ approach to fighting crime and accused him of distorting facts. In a Washington Post op-ed,...Show More Summary

Sally Yates rips Jeff Sessions for criminal justice reform stance

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates resurfaced on Friday to criticize the Department of Justice’s stance on criminal justice reform.

Sally Yates torches Jeff Sessions’ disturbing new plan to incarcerate low-level drug offenders

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates says it’s time to “move past campaign-style rhetoric” on the issue of criminal justice system reform. Yates, who was fired by President Donald Trump after serving in the Justice Department for 28 years, penned a scathing op-ed in the...

Sally Yates Resurfaces With WaPo Op-Ed Criticizing Jeff Sessions

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

Remember Sally Yates? She has publicly resurfaced with a new op-ed in The Washington Post criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Trump Can't Just Fire The Special Counsel Probing Russian Interference

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

In his short time in office, President Donald Trump has made a name for himself firing longtime federal law enforcement officials, among them Preet Bharara, Sally Yates and James Comey. Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed to...Show More Summary

"This week the Harvard campus served as a reunion of sorts for several former Obama administration officials."

"Former vice president Joe Biden spoke to college graduates, and former deputy attorney general Sally Yates addressed the graduating class at Harvard Law school," and former secretary of state John F. Kerry spoke to the graduates at the Kennedy School of Government.“And the truth is – no, this is not a normal time,” Kerry said. Show More Summary

Sally Yates Explains Why She Defied Trump On The Travel Ban

4 months agoIndustries / Law : Above the Law

Yates reflected on one of her 'defining moments' during a speech given at Harvard Law.

Ex-Attorney General Sally Yates Explains Why She Defied Trump's Travel Ban

Trump fired Yates three days into his administration after she told justice department lawyers not to defend his executive order.

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