The Trump White House has fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates for instructing the DOJ to not defend the president’s executive order instituting a travel ban in court.
President Trump has already replaced her with Dana Boente.
You can read the full statement below:
Breaking: President Trump has fired acting AG Sally Yates after refusing to defend executive order pic.twitter.com/JHFAQSKFBW
— Jon Passantino (@passantino) January 31, 2017
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