Biden nominates Merrick Garland for attorney general

President-elect Joe Biden said that after the assault on the Capitol, Garland has a lot of work to do, including restoring faith in the Department of Justice.
0:18 | 01/08/21

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President elect Joseph Biden introducing his nominee for attorney general calling judge Merrick Garland quote a man of impeccable integrity. He said he would be the people's lawyer whose loyalty would not be to the president but to the constitution and the nation. Of course Garland had been former president Obama's pick for the Supreme Court Republicans had refused to consider him.

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