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Obama-appointed US attorney fired by Trump after refusing to resign

"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," Bharara tweeted.   I did not resign. Moments ago I was fired. Being the US

U.S. Attorney General asks 46 Obama-era attorneys to resign

Although U.S. attorneys are political appointees, and the request from Trump's Justice Department is part of a routine process, the move came as a surprise. Not every new administration replaces all U.S. attorneys at once, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Reuters. A