Connect with us

Politics

Amid Senate Controversy, AG Barr Will Answer Questions on Capitol Hill Wednesday

Would it be too much to ask of Congress to leave their bipartisan bickering at the door, for once, and work together toward full transparency here? It’s what We The People want.

With the Mueller report still looming large in the media, the answers that the nation deserves are going to have to come from either Robert Mueller himself, or someone within the DOJ.

Though partially redacted, the public release of the Mueller report has given us a bit more of a glimpse into the 22-month long ordeal that We The People paid for.  Unfortunately, in the case of some of the subjects covered, we are left with more questions than answers.

Congress is hoping to peel back some of the layers of that onion when they speak with Attorney General Bill Barr on Wednesday.

Trending: Rand Paul Calls Out Fellow Republicans Over Allegiance to ‘Deep State’ Over POTUS

Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday will face lawmakers’ questions for the first time since releasing special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report, in what promises to be a dramatic showdown as he defends his actions before Democrats who accuse him of spinning the investigation’s findings in President Donald Trump’s favor.

take our poll - story continues below

Will Hillary Clinton enter the 2020 race for president?

  • Will Hillary Clinton enter the 2020 race for president?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Liberty Hub updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Barr’s appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to highlight the partisan schism around Mueller’s report and the Justice Department’s handling of it. It will give the attorney general his most extensive opportunity to explain the department’s actions, including a press conference held before the report’s release, and for him to repair a reputation bruised by allegations that he’s the president’s protector.

But the Attorney General’s appearance on Capitol Hill wouldn’t be completely without scandal.

Barr is also invited to appear Thursday before the Democratic-led House Judiciary panel, but the Justice Department said he would not testify if the committee insisted on having its lawyers question the attorney general.

And while these “public servants” grandstand and gloat, with Barr as their witness, the American people will be left wondering when our elected officials will remove their heads from the sand and get down to working with one another on a plan to stop Russia from trying all of this nonsense again in 2020.

Become an insider!

Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please hover over that comment, click the ∨ icon, and mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

You Might Like

rand paul rand paul

Rand Paul Calls Out Fellow Republicans Over Allegiance to ‘Deep State’ Over POTUS

Politics

Thousand of ‘Witches’ Will Cast a ‘Spell’ on President Donald Trump This Weekend

Opinion

Democrats Reportedly Hoping for Late Entrant into 2020 Race Amid Biden’s Bombing

Politics

White House White House

A Warning: White House ‘Resistance’ Insider Set to Publish Tell-All Book

Politics