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Jeff Katz
May 14, 2019 - 11:13 am
Attorney General William Barr has appointed a U.S. attorney to examine the origins of the Russia investigation and determine if intelligence collection efforts targeting the Trump campaign were "lawful and appropriate." John Durham, the U.S. attorney in Connecticut, will conduct the investigation...
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Jeff Katz
May 13, 2019 - 4:22 pm
Ever since the House Judiciary Committee voted to hold Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt of Congress, more and more Democratic lawmakers are putting out the possibility of arresting the Justice Department leader in a bid to force cooperation -- despite party leaders signaling opposition to...
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Jeff Katz
May 02, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) dismissed Sen. Mazie Hirono’s (D-HI) questioning of Attorney General William Barr Wednesday, saying that she “slandered” Barr “from top to bottom.” To watch the video and read more, click here .
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Jeff Katz
May 02, 2019 - 3:23 pm
During his questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee, William Barr was asked by Dick Blumenthal if the committee could see the notes Barr took during a call with Robert Mueller. Barr's response is priceless. Video of BEASTMODE: Attorney General Barr Shuts Down Senator Blumenthal
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May 01, 2019 - 4:45 pm
By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Private tensions between Justice Department leaders and special counsel Robert Mueller's team broke into public view in extraordinary fashion Wednesday as Attorney General William Barr pushed back at complaints over his...
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April 17, 2019 - 8:48 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's Trump-Russia report will be out on Thursday for all to see. But not all of it. The Democrats' demands for a full, unredacted version of Robert Mueller's report are likely to prompt a political and legal battle that...
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April 09, 2019 - 8:14 am
By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr is facing members of Congress on Tuesday for the first time since taking office — and amid intense speculation over his review of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report. Barr isn't coming...
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March 26, 2019 - 8:50 am
by Mary Clare Jalonick WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats pressed the Justice Department to provide the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller even as Republicans gleefully called for them to "move on" from the Russia investigation . President Donald Trump accused those responsible for...
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March 25, 2019 - 3:49 pm
By NATALIYA VASILYEVA and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russia savored an "I told you so" moment Monday after special counsel Robert Mueller found no collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow. Government officials also dismissed the extensive evidence...
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March 24, 2019 - 4:55 pm
By ERIC TUCKER, MICHAEL BALSAMO, CHAD DAY and JULIE PACE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the...
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