The legal and political showdown between Congress and the White House has entered into a new stage.
With the Trump Administration continuing to stonewall investigations, the House of Representatives is seeking to ramp up the pressure.
Attorney General William Barr has opened a new investigation into the origins of the Russia investigation, a move that seems suspiciously political.
As expected, the House Judiciary Committee voted yesterday on party lines to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for refusing to turn over a full copy of the Mueller Report
Later this week, the House Judiciary Committee will vote to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt, but it most likely won’t go anywhere.
Robert Mueller objected to the Attorney General’s characterization of the final report he submitted, reports indicate.
Robert Mueller appears to be winding down his investigation and getting ready to submit a report to the Attorney General.
William Barr was easily confirmed as Attorney General in a 54-45 votes that included three Democrats crossing over to support him.
The confirmation hearing for President Trump’s nominee for Attorney General appeared to go very well, making confirmation essentially a certainty.
William Barr, who served as Attorney General under President George H.W. Bush, has been selected to replace Jeff Sessions as Attorney General.