U.S. Senate poised to confirm William Barr as attorney general
Thursday, 14 February 2019 The U.S. Senate was set to approve President Donald Trump’s attorney general nominee William Barr on Thursday, putting the veteran Republican lawyer in charge of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of any ties between Trump’s campaign and Russia.
William Barr Is Confirmed as US Attorney General The Senate confirmed Barr on Thursday by a vote of 54 to 45. The vote was mostly along party lines, with Republican Senators voting for and Democratic Senators opposing his confirmation. The appointment is Barr's second as Attorney General. Known as...
The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has delivered a report on his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election to Attorney General William P.... NYTimes.com Also reported by •Politico •Independent •WorldNews •Reuters •The Wrap
The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said on Monday he wants Attorney General William Barr to appear before the panel to discuss the special... Reuters Also reported by •WorldNews •The Wrap