US Attorney General William Barr Faced Criticism From House Judiciary Committee

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U.S. Attorney General William Barr, held firm that he was not using his position to do the President's bidding, as he sat before the House Judiciary Committee. Barr faced an onslaught of questions from Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday. They accused him of ...

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U.S. Attorney General William Barr Faced Criticism From House ...

2 weeks ago by 9&10 News

U.S. Attorney General William Barr, held firm that he was not using his position to do the President's bidding, as he sat before the House Judiciary Committee.

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What Happened at Attorney General Barr's Five-Hour House Hearing

2 weeks ago by New York Magazine

Attorney General William Barr defended sending federal agents to Portland and other cities at Tuesday's House Judiciary Committee hearing. There were many ...

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What Happened at Attorney General Barr's Five-Hour House Hearing
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Tensions between Barr and House Judiciary Committee come to ...

2 weeks ago by CBS News

Washington — Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday faced the House Judiciary Committee for the first time in a contentious hearing that covered a range of ...

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Tensions between Barr and House Judiciary Committee come to ...
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Barr Clashes With House Democrats in Testimony, Defending ...

2 weeks ago by The New York Times

The deployment of federal agents to confront protesters and rioters and attacks on the Russia investigation highlighted a contentious hearing.

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Barr Clashes With House Democrats in Testimony, Defending ...
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William Barr, 'Red Zones', the Emmys: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

2 weeks ago by The New York Times

Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.

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William Barr, 'Red Zones', the Emmys: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing
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Five takeaways from a combative Barr hearing - CNNPolitics

2 weeks ago by CNN

Democrats launched a full-scale assault against Attorney General William Barr at Tuesday's House Judiciary Committee hearing, clashing with Barr repeatedly ...

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Five takeaways from a combative Barr hearing - CNNPolitics
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Watch Rep. Pramila Jayapal Expertly Cut to the Heart of William ...

2 weeks ago by Rolling Stone

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The Justice Department under William Barr has crossed another ...

2 weeks ago by The Boston Globe

What happened to Michael Cohen is a chilling example of how the Justice Department has been warped into a political cudgel to be wielded against the ...

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William Barr Defends Federal Deployments to Break Up Protests in ...

2 weeks ago by Wall Street Journal

Attorney General William Barr rejects accusations that he is working to politically boost President Trump by deploying federal agents in Portland and Washington ...

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William Barr Defends Federal Deployments to Break Up Protests in ...
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AG Barr testifies before House Judiciary Committee - watch live

2 weeks ago by CBS News

In his opening statement, Barr told the committee that "what I'm trying to do is restore the rule of law."

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AG Barr testifies before House Judiciary Committee - watch live
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William Barr condemns “rioters” in much-anticipated House testimony

2 weeks ago by The Denver Post

Attorney General William Barr defended the aggressive federal law enforcement response to civil unrest in America, saying on Tuesday “violent rioters and ...

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William Barr condemns “rioters” in much-anticipated House testimony
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Barr to Testify on Protest Response, Mueller Inquiry and Other Issues

2 weeks ago by The New York Times

Attorney General William P. Barr and Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee tensely confronted each other over the federal response to the nationwide ...

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Barr to Testify on Protest Response, Mueller Inquiry and Other Issues
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William Barr House Testimony: Live Updates

2 weeks ago by The New York Times

The attorney general heads to Capitol Hill this morning to testify for the first time more than a year.

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William Barr House Testimony: Live Updates
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Attorney General Barr Tussles With Democrats In Tense Oversight ...

2 weeks ago by NPR

Democrats questioned and criticized the attorney general in a marathon hearing on Tuesday that covered a wide range of controversies. Barr stood his ground ...

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Contentious 5-hour House hearing with AG William Barr concludes

2 weeks ago by ABC News

Attorney General William Barr appeared before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday for the first time in his year-and-a-half long tenure.

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Contentious 5-hour House hearing with AG William Barr concludes
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'I'm going to answer the damn question': Barr, House Democrats ...

2 weeks ago by USA TODAY

Attorney General William Barr cites black-on-black crime as he testifies to House Judiciary on federal officers deployed to Portland and other cities.

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Attorney General Barr rails against 'bogus' Russia probe, 'violent ...

2 weeks ago by CNBC

Attorney General William Barr testified before Congress that "violent rioters and anarchists" have "hijacked" the protests over George Floyd's death.

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AG William Barr installs outside prosecutor to review case against ex ...

5 months ago by Chicago Tribune

Attorney General William Barr has assigned an outside prosecutor to scrutinize the criminal case against President Donald Trump's former national security ...

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Why Is William Barr Really Criticizing Donald Trump?

5 months ago by The New Yorker

In the spring of 2001, historians interviewed William Barr about his tenure as Attorney General in the George H. W. Bush Administration. The multi-hour ...

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Why Is William Barr Really Criticizing Donald Trump?
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This Is Still Happening: William Barr

5 months ago by Slate Magazine

This Is Still Happening is a feature in which Slate will attempt to offer an update on Cabinet-level corruption, what could be done to bring the officials to account, ...

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This Is Still Happening: William Barr
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Who Is William Barr?

5 months ago by The New Yorker

David Rohde writes about Attorney General William Barr's response to the Department of Justice's recommended sentence for Donald Trump's friend Roger ...

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Who Is William Barr?
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Barr appoints outside prosecutor to review criminal case against ...

5 months ago by USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — Attorney General William Barr has appointed an outside prosecutor to review the criminal case of former national security adviser Michael ...

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Barr has tapped outside prosecutor to review case against Flynn ...

5 months ago by The Hill

Attorney General William Barr has ordered an outside prosecutor to review the criminal case against Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security ...

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Barr reportedly assigns prosecutor to review Michael Flynn case ...

5 months ago by Business Insider Nordic

Attorney General William Barr installed a prosecutor to review the criminal case against Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security ...

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Barr privately ordered re-examination of Michael Flynn's case, US ...

5 months ago by CNN

Attorney General William Barr is ordering a re-examination of several high-profile cases, including that of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, US ...

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Barr privately ordered re-examination of Michael Flynn's case, US ...
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Why Would You Believe Anything William Barr Said?

5 months ago by Esquire.com

Why would you believe anything that anyone in the Trump administration said about anything without independently verifying it?

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Why Would You Believe Anything William Barr Said?
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Barr Privately Complained to Trump About Tweets for Weeks

5 months ago by Wall Street Journal

Attorney General William Barr had been privately expressing his frustration to President Trump about his tweets and public comments for weeks, telling the ...

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Barr Privately Complained to Trump About Tweets for Weeks
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Trump claims 'legal right' to order William Barr to do anything he wants

5 months ago by New York Post

President Trump on Friday asserted he has the “legal right” to order Attorney General Bill Barr to do anything he wants in criminal cases handled by the Justice ...

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Trump claims 'legal right' to order William Barr to do anything he wants
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Trump tweets about Barr interview after AG complains about Trump ...

5 months ago by Politico

President Donald Trump insisted in a tweet Friday that he has a "legal right" to demand that Attorney General William Barr intervene in a federal criminal case ...

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OP-ED: William Barr and Trump have officially massacred the ...

5 months ago by York Dispatch

William Barr's fixer factory, an obstruction-of-justice department, can no longer be counted on as any sort of brake against the president's rapacity and ...

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OP-ED: William Barr and Trump have officially massacred the ...
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House Democrats to investigate if William Barr is politicizing Justice ...

5 months ago by KTVB.com

WASHINGTON — House Democrats frustrated over the Senate's acquittal of President Donald Trump are pushing their oversight efforts toward the Justice ...

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Your Friday Briefing

5 months ago by BingePost (press release) (blog)

Legal professional Common William Barr mentioned in an interview on Thursday that President Trump's assaults on the Justice Division had made it “not ...

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Your Friday Briefing
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William Barr, Coronavirus, Harvey Weinstein: Your Friday Briefing

5 months ago by The New York Times

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. We're covering Attorney General William Barr's challenge to President Trump, the latest ...

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William Barr, Coronavirus, Harvey Weinstein: Your Friday Briefing
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Did William Barr Throw Down the Gauntlet?

5 months ago by The New York Times

This article is part of David Leonhardt's newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it each weekday. There are two plausible explanations for William Barr's ...

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Did William Barr Throw Down the Gauntlet?
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US briefing: William Barr, Roger Stone case and Russian exiles

5 months ago by The Guardian

Friday's top story: the attorney general insists he will not be 'bullied' by Trump. Plus, the trouble with anti-populism.

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US briefing: William Barr, Roger Stone case and Russian exiles
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Bill Barr Sees the Law as a Tool of Class Warfare

5 months ago by The Atlantic

Attorney General Bill Barr seems willing to deploy the law as a weapon, cracking down on crimes by the poor and the foreign-born while going easy on the ...

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Bill Barr Sees the Law as a Tool of Class Warfare
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Trump responds to Barr: I have 'legal right' to intervene in criminal ...

5 months ago by The Guardian

President tweets that he did not interfere in Roger Stone case – 'but this doesn't mean I do not have, as president, the legal right to do so'

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Trump responds to Barr: I have 'legal right' to intervene in criminal ...
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This William Barr explanation just doesn't make sense

5 months ago by Washington Post

ABC News released the full transcript of its interview with Attorney General William P. Barr late Thursday. And there's another key explanation from Barr about ...

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This William Barr explanation just doesn't make sense