“They’re having a good day. I’m having a good day, too. It was called no collusion. No obstruction,” President Donald Trump said to cheers at a Wounded Warriors event at the White House.
Watch Attorney General William Barr’s news conference, held Thursday ahead of the release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.
Barr’s disclosure came as he was being questioned by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., about his plans to investigate how the probe began into Russian meddling in the campaign.
Attorney General William Barr faced members of Congress for the first time since taking office — and amid intense speculation — over his review of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report.
Democratic members of a House panel made it clear they weren’t satisfied with AG Barr’s testimony. Several expressed skepticism about the final product they’ll get from the report into allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign.
Watch a livestream as U.S. Attorney General William Barr testifies Tuesday morning in front of Congress, for the first time since taking office.
The announcement came in response to concerns from DOJ Pride, a group that represents thousands of LGBTQ employees at the Justice Department and its component agencies.
The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to authorize seeking a subpoena for Attorney General William Barr, but that doesn’t mean it will be sent immediately to the Justice Department.
The House Judiciary Committee will prepare subpoenas this week seeking special counsel Robert Mueller’s full Russia report.
Robert Mueller’s almost 400-page findings and analysis of Russian interference in the 2016 election and alleged obstruction of justice by the President may have, as members of Congress fear, heavy redactions.
Barr’s timeline, included in a letter to the chairmen of the House and Senate judiciary committees, sets up a possible showdown with House Democrats, who are insisting they see the full report next week.
So, what does the end of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation mean for Russia? WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green says it’s likely a tense time in Moscow.
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 2016 presidential election.
Attorney General William Barr spent Saturday reviewing the special counsel’s confidential report on the Trump-Russia investigation, but Barr’s “principal conclusions” summary for Congress was not coming for at least another day.
Almost immediately after news broke that special counsel Robert Mueller’s report had been handed over to Attorney General Barr, members of Congress called for the whole report to be made public.
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