Washington State Governor Jay Inslee speaks to protesters before they marched from Cal Anderson Park to the Federal Building downtown in Seattle, to demonstrate their support of special counsel Robert Mueller and against President Donald Trump’s appointment this week of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, on Nov. 8. (Genna Martin/seattlepi.com via AP, file)

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee speaks to protesters before they marched from Cal Anderson Park to the Federal Building downtown in Seattle, to demonstrate their support of special counsel Robert Mueller and against President Donald Trump’s appointment this week of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, on Nov. 8. (Genna Martin/seattlepi.com via AP, file)

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