“The only way we can succeed and retain the trust of the American people is to adhere to the norms that have become part of the DNA of every Justice Department employee,” Garland said, nodding to complaints that the department became deeply politicized under former

The department is also carrying out a tax investigation into Hunter Biden,

's son, that is being closely watched by Republicans, who also pressed Garland to let special counsel

continue his probe into the origins of the 2016 investigation into Russia's election interference and the Trump campaign.

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