Tag Archives: William Barr Attorney General

Wednesday Open Thread | DOJ offers to share Mueller documents to avoid House action

So the Justice Department is resorting to blackmail? FOH! GALLING! How dare them! Just brazen thugs. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Tuesday it is willing to provide the House Intelligence Committee with documents from special counsel Robert Mueller’s … Continue reading

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Republican Justin Amash: Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct

A Michigan Republican and member of the House Freedom Caucus accused President Trump of “impeachable conduct” in a break with his party. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) tweeted Saturday that the president’s actions to potentially obstruct the now-shuttered special counsel investigation … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Nancy Pelosi: William Barr committed a crime

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday accused Attorney General William Barr of committing a crime by lying to Congress, blasting him in a closed-door meeting and later at a news conference. “We saw [Barr] commit a crime when he answered your … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Kamala Harris stumps William Barr

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is running for president, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t have time to hand Attorney General Barr his ass right quick. In fact, she did it all in less than a minute. Here’s how it all … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Senator Leahy ask AG Barr about his chat with Trump at a St Patrick’s Day event

What does Senator Leahy know? Notice how Senator Leahy raises his head up and asks “you sure of that”? Lawyers never ask a question they don’t already know the answer to. I think Senator Leahy has receipts. .@SenatorLeahy on the … Continue reading

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Nationwide protests planned over Mueller report release

WASHINGTON — A coalition of the nation’s biggest progressive grassroots organizations is activating a nationwide protest plan in response to Attorney General William Barr’s expected failure to meet an April 2 deadline set by House Democrats to release Special Counsel … Continue reading

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Holder: Barr burying Mueller report, just ‘beginning’ obstruction

In an exclusive interview with MSNBC anchor Ari Melber, Former Attorney General Eric Holder makes news by saying Trump Attorney General Bill Barr is handling the Mueller report in the “wrong” way, which is troubling and departs from clear precedent. … Continue reading

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