Eric Schneiderman understands the risks of taking on Donald Trump. New York’s attorney general was a target of Trump’s Twitter feed years before the president’s assaults on “Little Marco” Rubio or “Lyin’ Ted” Cruz, the AP reports.
The 62-year-old Democrat with little national profile is maneuvering to be a key player in the broader Trump resistance. Backed by one of the nation’s largest public law firms, he is positioned to challenge Trump’s agenda in ways his Democratic allies in Washington cannot
Schneiderman and his legal team of nearly 700 attorneys are focused on the Republican president.
But Ed Zimmerman, who leads a tech group at a local law firm, praised the attorney general for taking on the president despite the risks. “He’s Trump’s No. 1 enemy,” Zimmerman said. Read more at the Japan Times.