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Saturday, May 04, 2019

DOJ shoots back at Pelosi’s claim that Barr ‘lied to Congress’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Thursday that Attorney General William Barr lied to Congress, something she noted would be a “crime.” The Department of Justice has called these accusations “baseless,” “reckless,” “irresponsible,” and “false.”

On Wednesday, Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee. He had been asked to answer questions related to special counsel Robert Mueller’s final report on the investigation into whether or not the Trump campaign colluded with Russia in the months leading up to the 2016 presidential election.

During the hearing, Senate Democrats accused Barr of covering for President Donald Trump instead of respecting the integrity of the investigation. Barr told the committee that Trump “fully cooperated with Mueller’s investigation,” a point Democrats contested since Trump himself refused to be interviewed by Mueller. Also under scrutiny was Barr’s summary of the Mueller report, which Mueller had said in a letter did not adequately reflect his results. The full Mueller report, with redactions, was released more than three weeks after Barr’s summary.

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4 comments:

Anonymous said...

How childish can these people become? If only we could leave them in the Canned Goods aisle and come back for them when they've calmed down.

These are the actions alike to those of our least blessed with intellect, moral compass or social grace, those who used to be locked away in attics, basements, prisons and asylums. Many still are, both literally and figuratively.

Anonymous said...

It's over with and the Democrats just can't seem to take a second loss against Trump. A bunch of children who want to change the rules till they win!!

Anonymous said...

My 17 year old daughter is more mature and respectful than these morons. Term limits !

Anonymous said...

Thank you 4:31