Preet Bharara Fired as SDNY US Attorney
Donald Trump personally summoned U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara to Trump Tower after the election and asked him to stay on as U.S. Attorney. He agreed. Jeff Sessions also asked him to stay on and he said he would.
Today, he's fired. Bharara confirmed the firing on his twitter account.
I did not resign. Moments ago I was fired. Being the US Attorney in SDNY will forever be the greatest honor of my professional life.
Trump now gets another label: Double-crosser.[More...]
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