The United States Deputy Attorney General is the second-highest-ranking official in the United States Department of Justice.
The United States Department of Justice, also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries.
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In the United States federal government, the Deputy Attorney General oversees the day-to-day operation of the Department of Justice, and may act as Attorney General during the absence of the Attorney General.
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The Deputy Attorney General is appointed by the President of the United States with the advice and consent of the United States Senate.
The United States Senate is a legislative chamber in the bicameral legislature of the United States, and together with the House of Representatives makes up the U.S. Congress.
Advice and consent is an English phrase frequently used in enacting formulae of bills and in other legal or constitutional contexts.
A senate is a deliberative assembly, often the upper house or chamber of a bicameral legislature or parliament.