barr

House committee votes to hold Barr in contempt

The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the looming constitutional collision over the Mueller report between congressional Democrats and the Trump administration.

Mueller expressed misgivings to Barr about 4-page memo

Special counsel Robert Mueller expressed concerns in a letter to Attorney General William Barr that Barr's four-page letter to Congress summarizing the "principal conclusions" of Mueller's findings didn't fully capture his 448-page report

Poll: Majority says Trump not exonerated after Barr's summary

Though President Donald Trump has claimed "complete and total exoneration" based on Attorney General William Barr's summary of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election, the American public disagrees, according to a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS.

Barr authored memo last year ruling out obstruction of justice

Nearly a year before his letter Sunday telling lawmakers he did not believe President Donald Trump committed obstruction of justice, Attorney General William Barr authored a memo saying he thought the obstruction investigation was "fatally misconceived."

Who is William Barr?

Attorney General William Barr, about a month after starting his second stint atop the Justice Department, issued a letter to lawmakers Sunday offering his summary of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

Rosenstein on Barr: 'We can count on him to do the right thing'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein expressed confidence Monday in Attorney General Bill Barr's judgment in overseeing the special counsel's Russia investigation, as Democratic lawmakers gear up to pressure the Justice Department to turn over Robert Mueller's findings.