I can certainly appreciate why liberals are so anxious about a Justice Department overseen by a “racist” like Jeff Sessions.
It’s highly unlike that the new attorney general will follow in the footsteps of Loretta Lynch or her predecessor, Eric Holder.
Lynch has vowed in her waning days as AG to investigate reports of harassment that have occurred in the aftermath of last week’s presidential election. In a video statement released by the Justice Department Friday, Lynch explained that the probe is designed not only to mete out justice but to determine “whether particular incidents constitute violations of federal law” and are therefore subject to hate crime enhancements.
If this sounds too good to be true coming from an Obama-era AG, that’s because it is. As Lynch notess in her comment, which follows…