Okay. Sen. Kamala Harris, R-Calif., doesn’t seem to understand that the attorney general runs the Justice Department.
Watch his simple answer to her final question after she tries several ways to ask the same thing — why he would overrule “career officials” at DOJ. She seems to thing bureaucrats should be in charge of the country, not elected officials and their appointees.
Because, of course, bureaucrats are generally Democrats.
In her line of questioning, Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris tried to draw out a situation in which attorney general nominee William Barr would not take the advice of career ethics officials if they advised him to recuse himself https://t.co/0YTLEqI7yG pic.twitter.com/SBSqQB7UCj— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) January 15, 2019