Because Barr so significantly placed his hand on the scales of justice in making his declination decision, the public deserves to know the full basis for it.
Wheeler signed an ethics pledge barring him for two years from working on issue areas on which he lobbied within two years of his appointment.
Barr's conflicts include his involvement with President Trump’s legal team, as well as Barr’s 19-page memo criticizing a possible obstruction charge.
Newly produced checks indicate that President Trump personally signed a reimbursement check to Cohen just weeks before failing to disclose the liability.
Myers is the former CEO of AccuWeather, which raises questions about his ability to serve impartially in the government.