@thinkprogress—This is what happens when you get into bed with Donald Trump.
Trump’s lying lawyers are doing permanent damage to the Justice Department. The Solicitor General of the United States has a unique relationship with the Supreme Court. Unlike other lawyers, the solicitor general routinely makes unproven claims about what the government knows and how the government is constrained, and the court typically trusts these claims. This relationship of trust grew over many decades, and it is the [