Breaking: U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Fired After Refusing to Resign – Was Big Obama Donor
U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara was fired on Saturday. Preet was one of the U.S. attorneys asked to resign by AG Sessions and was subsequently fired after failing to turn in his resignation.
Preet Bharara took to his Twitter account to announce that he had been fired.
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.
— Preet Bharara (@PreetBharara) March 11, 2017
(Photo: Preet Bharara Twitter avatar)
Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and George Venizelos, the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), filed charges in 2014 against DINESH D’SOUZA with violating the federal campaign finance laws.
Good riddance https://t.co/pb5GZjnzRb
— Dinesh D’Souza (@DineshDSouza) March 11, 2017