WASHINGTON– Attorney General Of The United States William Barr utilized his last public look to damage President Donald Trump on multiple fronts Monday, saying he saw no factor to appoint a special counsel to check out the president’s claims about the 2020 election
WASHINGTON– Attorney General William Barr used his final public appearance to damage President Donald Trump on several fronts Monday, stating he saw no factor to designate a special counsel to look into the president’s claims about the 2020 election or to name one for the tax investigation of President-elect Joe Biden’s son.
In the course of breaking with Trump on matters that have been consuming the president, Barr likewise reinforced the belief of federal authorities that Russia lagged an enormous hack of U.S. government agencies, not China as Trump had suggested.
Barr made the comments at a press conference to announce additional criminal charges in the battle of Pan Am Flight 103, which eliminated 190 Americans, a problem he had worked on in his previous stint as attorney general of the United States in the early 1990 s. He selected the statement, in a case really personal and crucial to him, for his last public look, then took concerns.
Barr said the Justice Department’s existing examination into Hunter Biden’s financial dealings was “being handled properly and expertly.”
” I have not seen a factor to select a special counsel and I have no plan to do so prior to I leave,” he stated. Nor for election fraud, he said.
Barr had been in lockstep with the president throughout much of his period as Trump’s chief law officer. However Trump, as he has done with numerous others in his inner circle, began critici