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The Senate yesterday approved William Baer as assistant attorney general for the Justice...

The Senate yesterday approved William Baer as assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's antitrust division 10 months after President Obama nominated him and 16 months after the department's previous permanent antitrust chief stepped down. Baer, who has spent his career passing through the revolving door between private and public practice, is expected to continue the DOJ's tough line on antitrust issues.
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  • User 509088
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    oh! so the hockey lockout will be solved as only baseball has a legal exemption to behave like a trust and restrain wages and trade between teams and their players.

     

    gary bettman, pack your bags.

     

    what? not likely? oh, THAT hard line on trusts. right!
    31 Dec 2012, 07:47 AM Reply Like
  • Tony Petroski
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    The most important part of this story is: Will Mr. Baer enforce the law against "our people," in favor of "our people" or against "their people."

     

    We the people want to know.

     

    Perhaps he needs training from General Holder.
    31 Dec 2012, 08:07 AM Reply Like
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