Thousands of demonstrators chant “Trump is not above the law” at “Protect Mueller protests” in major U.S. cities on Thursday night. This comes as Donald Trump has installed sycophant Matt Whittaker as the acting Attorney General after he fired Jeff Sessions.
Trump continues to make himself look guilty by trying to undermine the Russia investigation, including dancing around firing special counsel Robert Mueller by installing his puppet to lead the Justice Department.
Neal Katyal and George Conway, who is married to Trump aide Kellyanne Conway, wrote that Trump installing Whitaker as acting attorney general is unconstitutional and illegal. “It means that anything Mr. Whitaker does, or tries to do, in that position is invalid, the New York Times reports.
#ProtectMueller is trending on Twitter:
— David Levy (@itsdlevy) November 8, 2018
— NW Indivisible (@NWIndivisible) November 9, 2018
— Taylor Heim (@HeimYourMan) November 8, 2018
— Cameron J. (@cam_smiith) November 9, 2018
Nobody is Above the Law rally about to start marching from Federal Plaza to Trump Tower in Chicago pic.twitter.com/jnkq3Er74r
— Jake Wittich (@JakeWittich) November 8, 2018
— Seth Hanlon (@SethHanlon) November 8, 2018