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Escalating crisis that has moved very fast overnight Attorney General William Barr announced he was replacing the US attorney for the Southern District Geoffrey Berman claiming Berman had resigned there was no reason given for that replacement but Berman oversaw the prosecution of president trump's former so called fixer and attorney Michael Cohen you know how that wound up and now he's investigated the president's current attorney we know him well here in this city Rudy Giuliani less than an hour later Berman released a statement saying our quotes I have not resigned and have no intention of resigning my position to which I was appointed by the judges of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York I will step down when a presidentially appointed nominees confirmed by the Senate Berman said until then our investigations will move forward without delay or interruption Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer then chimed in on Twitter saying quote this late Friday night dismissal reeks of potential corruption of the legal process what is encouraged president trump a previous action by this U. S. attorney or one that is ongoing and quote and now house Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler has asked Berman to testify about the attorney general's moose Q. if you think that was a mouthful it's because it was stay tuned here for ten to at ten ten wins for any new developments we will bring them to you as they occur when snooze time for to here in New York City Juneteenth will be an official holiday next year mayor Blasio announced that Friday he also said he's forming a commission to look at racism and possible discrimination in public policy and symbols of racism in public spaces you know like that Thomas Jefferson statue at city hall well Juneteenth did not stop peaceful rallies and marches in the city including a large one in Brooklyn that I kind of got caught up in the traffic and the smaller one and the problem one.

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