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Attorney general nominee William Barr responds to questions on recusal | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailWilliam Barr, President Trump’s nominee for attorney general, said he would allow Robert Mueller’s Russia probe to continue. But Barr wouldn’t commit to recusing himself from the investigation even if ethics officials in the Department of Justice recommended he do so. Joseph Moreno, a former federal prosecutor, joined CBSN to analyze the Barr hearing. […]

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William Barr stands ground, says he won’t be “bullied” by anyone | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailThe president’s nominee for attorney general stood his ground Tuesday, asserting he won’t be “bulled” by anyone. Zeke Miller, a CBSN political contributor and a White House reporter for The Associated Press, joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” with Tuesday’s political recap. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Sen. Blumenthal asks William Barr if a sitting president could be indicted | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailAt his confirmation hearing Tuesday, attorney general nominee Bill Barr was asked by Sen. Richard Blumenthal whether he would approve an indictment of a sitting president. Barr indicated he falls back on past opinions that a sitting president can’t be indicted. Barr said he sees no reason to change such opinions. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Trump pushes back on Russia reports ahead of attorney general confirmation hearing | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailJust a day before his attorney general nominee faces Senate questioning, President Trump is defending himself from a pair of bombshell Russia-related reports. CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid, former federal prosecutor Keir Dougall, and CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns spoke to “Red & Blue” about Barr’s statements on how he plans to handle […]

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Justice Department: Whitaker will not recuse himself from Russia probe | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailThe Justice Department says acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will not recuse himself in the Russia probe. At the same time, President Trump’s pick to replace Whitaker, William Barr, is facing scrutiny over an unsolicited memo he wrote in which he reportedly criticized Mueller’s work. Rebecca Roiphe, a former assistant district attorney in New […]

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Trump Foundation closing down in agreement with investigators | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailPresident Trump has agreed to shut down the Trump Foundation. It has been under investigation by the New York attorney general’s office, which is suing the charity for misuse of funds, including allegedly using donations to pay Trump legal bills. CBSN’s Vladimir Duthiers has more. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Attorney general nominee William Barr would oversee Mueller probe | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailIf approved, President Trump’s nominee for attorney general would oversee the Mueller probe. It’s a fact not lost on Democrats, who have vowed not to approve William Barr until he vows to protect it. Attorney Jesse Weber joins CBSN to discuss where the investigation stands. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Watch CBSN […]

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Its OFFICIAL 🔴 Heather Nauert will become UN Ambassador and William Barr as attorney general

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailPresident Donald Trump has made it official Heather Nauert will replace Nikki Haley at the UN and William Barr will replace Jeff Sessions at the DOJ as Attorney General 🔴We Need Your Help to Stay on the Air: Buy Our Official High Energy Coffee Mug: Buy Our Official High Energy Mousepad: If you would […]

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