William Barr

77th and 85th United States Attorney General

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William Pelham Barr is an American attorney. He was appointed by Donald Trump as the 85th United States Attorney General. He had previously served in the position from 1991 to 1993. He began his current term on February 14, 2019. Before becoming attorney general the first time, Barr held numerous other posts within the Department of Justice, including serving as Deputy Attorney General from 1990 to 1991. He is a member of the Republican Party.

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Barr's reputation is as battered as Trump's. Sessions at least had one redeeming feature: He tried to maintain the Justice Department's independence.
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The special counsel has been absent in public and silent about the case, insulating his office from accusations of leaks but allowing the president and his..
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The proposal would allow 12 members of Congress to review a version of the report with fewer redactions
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President Trump's new attorney general is facing sharp criticism for his handling of the release of the special counsel's final Trump-Russia report.
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Top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on Friday rejected Attorney General William Barr's proposal to allow them access to a less-redacted..
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The House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena on Friday to the Justice Department demanding access to the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller,..
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The subpoena escalates a fight with Attorney General William P. Barr over what material Congress is entitled to see from the special counsel’s investigation.
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If Congress punts, Trump could face obstruction charges from a future attorney general. The statute of limitations lasts until at least January 2022.
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Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his..
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Some of the claims made by the president and attorney general miss the picture presented by special counsel Robert Mueller
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Attorney General William Barr could have buried Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report deep in the recesses of the U.S. Justice Department and simply..
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Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his..
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The investigation into alleged collusion between Russian agents and US President Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign has recently..
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After special counsel Robert Mueller’s highly-anticipated report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion between..
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Democratic presidential hopefuls on Thursday criticized Attorney General William Barr and called for voters to remove President Trump
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Attorney General William Barr continues to frustrate Democrats over the Mueller report.
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Writers across the political spectrum responded to the public release of the Mueller report and the news conference by Attorney General William P. Barr.
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., accused Attorney General William Barr of misleading the American public about the conclusions of..
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Rod Rosenstein had an expressionless look as he stood behind William Barr while he briefed reporters on the Mueller report.
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Contrary to Barr's conclusion, the Mueller report leaves very much open the question of whether President Trump is guilty of obstruction of justice.
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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-New York, accused Attorney General William Barr of mischaracterizing the findings of special counsel Robert..
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The 448-page report was released by the United States Justice Department on Thursday details Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russia's role in the..
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At his news conference before he released the report of the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, Mr. Barr gave a forceful defense of the president.
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The two top Democrats in Congress said on Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report undercuts claims by Attorney General William Barr that President..
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Elizabeth Warren said William Barr, the attorney general, was acting like a “publicist” for President Trump, and Kamala Harris said Mr. Barr’s news..
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President Donald Trump said he was having a good day a Wounded Warrior event shortly after Attorney General William Barr emphasized "no collusion."
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Even Though Attorney General William Barr offered a defense of President Donald Trump before the nearly two-year report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller..
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The attorney general has decided what parts of Mr. Mueller’s report the public will be allowed to read. Here are five things to know about him.
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The 400-page report on special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has been redacted, Attorney General William Barr said. Here's what that means.
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At his news conference before he released the report of the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, Mr. Barr gave a forceful defense of the president.
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Attorney General William P. Barr strongly defended President Trump before releasing a redacted version of the special counsel’s report on Russian election..
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Reporters ask Attorney General Willilam Barr why Robert Mueller is not in attendance for press conference after announcing "no collusion" by Trump.
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Barr was addressing the media at the Department of Justice in Washington on the release of Mueller's redacted report on the investigation into Russian..
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Attorney General Barr announced that the special counsel found that while Russia interfered in the 2016 election, there was "no collusion" by Trump.
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Attorney General William Barr released redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's 400-page report to Congress and the public on Thursday.
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Attorney General William Barr says special counsel Robert Mueller's report recounts 10 episodes involving President Donald Trump that were investigated as..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday offered a spirited defense of President Donald Trump just before releasing Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr held a news conference on Thursday to provide his account of how he handled Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into..
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Rod Rosenstein stood with a deadpan expression as Attorney General William Barr briefed reporters on special counsel Robert Muller's report
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Attorney General William Barr on Thursday released Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, providing details about a..
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You don't run into redactions in everyday life, but as Attorney General William Barr notes, the Mueller report is full of them.
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday offered a spirited defense of President Donald Trump ahead of the release of Robert Mueller's report, stressing it..
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After nearly two years of waiting, America is about to get some answers straight from Robert Mueller- but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general..
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President Trump, who is attending a White House event for wounded warriors, speaks after Attorney General William P. Barr held a news conference about the..
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President Trump, who was attending a White House event for wounded warriors, spoke after Attorney General William P. Barr held a news conference about the..
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Democratic lawmaker Madeleine Dean says AG Barr needs to do his "job for the American people." Barr presented his interpretation of the Mueller report's findings..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday offered a spirited defense of President Donald Trump ahead of the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday offered some details of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election before..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday that most of the redactions made to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report ahead of its release were..
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Attorney General William P. Barr addressed journalists on Thursday ahead of the release the report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III.
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not uncover evidence that President Donald Trump..
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find that President Donald Trump or members of..
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Ocasio-Cortez continued to tease a Kentucky Republican lawmaker for backpedaling on his invitation for her to visit the Bluegrass State.
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The attorney general has decided what parts of Mr. Mueller’s report the public will be allowed to read. Here are five things to know about him.
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William Barr is holding a news conference ahead of the public release of the findings of the Mueller report.
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Attorney General William P. Barr is holding a press conference before the report by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller, will be made available to the public.
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The Justice Department is expected to release the report to Congress and the public at 11:00 a.m.
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