Barr's confirmation hearings begin next week.
G: Do you think Mr. Mueller’s on a witch hunt?
G: Do you think he would be fair to the president and the country as a whole?
"Democrats have blasted Barr’s views on the subject."
“His opinion of Mr. Mueller is very, very high in terms of ethics and character and professionalism.”
The source said that would mean Rosenstein would remain until early March."
A look at events leading to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller
The short exchange can be found here at the 1:35 minute mark.
It's worth the watch.
The top levels of the DOJ and the FBI have been overturned.
A flurry of high-level resignations/purges occurred in early 2017.
"I met with DOJ concerning declassification of unredacted documents."
"They agreed to release them but stated that so doing may have a perceived negative impact on the Russia probe."
I think this was investigation related
Manafort has big problems. He deserves them.
And the DOJ - w/new leadership - and an incoming AG - somehow have control and sway over this President?
But this is not a man trapped by gov't institutions.
This includes Judge Ellis and Acting AG Whitaker