President-elect Joe Biden appointed Indian-American Vanita Gupta as Associate Attorney General and Judge Merrick Garland as Attorney General.
He also appointed Lisa Monaco as Deputy Attorney General and Kristen Clarke as Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. Our first class candidates are perfectly qualified to lead the Justice Department, have good character and their decision is beyond doubt.
He devoted his life to the service of the American people with respect, saying that he would restore the independence of the Justice Department to protect the interests of the people, not the President. It will instill respect for the rule of law and ensure that the justice process runs smoothly.