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House Judiciary Panel Seeking To Hold AG Barr In Contempt

The House Judiciary Committee will vote Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt after he failed to comply with a subpoena to provide Congress with an unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and the underlying evidence, the panel announced Monday. The committee’s move is […]

The Hill

Barr And Mueller Feud Just Beginning

A rift has opened between the two men over Barr’s handling of Mueller’s politically charged report on the Justice Department’s two-year investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Barr’s testimony at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday offered new details about the differences between Barr and Mueller, who made clear his displeasure with Barr’s […]

Barr Defends Himself Against Congressional Accusations

WASHINGTON — In his first public testimony since the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, Attorney General William Barr sought to defend himself Wednesday against accusations from Democrats that he misled Congress about the Mueller team’s concerns over his description of their findings. At a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday, Democrats pressed Barr about […]

Fox News

Deputy AG Rosenstein Officially Resigns From DOJ

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Monday submitted his resignation to President Trump, effective May 11. Attorney General William Barr in a statement said Rosenstein served the Justice Department “with dedication and distinction.” “His devotion to the Department and its professionals is unparalleled,” the statement read. “Over the course of his distinguished government career, he […]