Trump marches to authoritarianism

Emboldened by escaping impeachment, President Trump has now wrested control over the Justice Department by getting Attorney General William Barr to do his bidding.

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Opinion

February 18, 2020 - 9:53 AM

U.S. Attorney General William Barr. Photo by (Win McNamee/Getty Images/TNS)

President Donald Trump has apparently learned nothing from his impeachment.

Instead of acting with restraint and within the rules, the president is continuing to behave like an unrestrained authoritarian leader.

The latest example of a president out of control is the Justice Department’s case against Trump’s longtime ally and confidant Roger Stone.

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