• Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it ‘impossible' to do job

    7 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr took a public swipe at President Trump on Thursday, saying that the president's tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and cases “make it impossible for me to do my job.”
    Barr made the comment during an interview with ABC News just days after his Justice Department overruled its own prosecutors - who had recommended in a court filing that Trump's longtime ally and confidant Roger Stone be sentenced to 7 to 9 years in prison - and took the extraordinary step of lowering the amount of prison time it would seek. The department didn't offer an...
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  • Attorney General Barr says Trump's Justice Department tweets make it ‘impossible' to do his job

    7 days ago - By NBC News

    Barr is speaking out amid fierce scrutiny after the Justice Department overruled its career prosecutors to push for a lighter sentence for President Trump's convicted friend Roger Stone. The Attorney General says he made the decision before Trump's tweets attacking the original sentencing recommendation.
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  • William Barr: Trump Tweets Making It “Impossible” for Me to Corrupt the DOJ on His Behalf

    7 days ago - By Vanity Fair

    The Attorney General wishes Trump would be a little more subtle about using the Just Department to punish his friends and spare his enemies.
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  • Trump tweets ‘make it impossible for me to do my job' says Barr

    7 days ago - By NY Daily News

    Attorney General William Barr complained about President Trump's tweeting habits Thursday, saying on national TV that the tweets “make it impossible for me to do my job.” Barr then quickly doubled-down on his criticism, adding that, as head of the Justice Department, he wouldn't “be bullied and...
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  • Barr says Trump's tweets about Roger Stone case make it ‘impossible to do my job'

    Barr says Trump's tweets about Roger Stone case make it ‘impossible to do my job'

    7 days ago - By New York Post

    In a rare rebuke of the commander-in-chief, Attorney General Bill Barr told ABC News Thursday that President Trump should knock off tweeting about the Roger Stone case because the posts “make it impossible for me to do my job.” “I think it's time to stop the tweeting about Department of Justice criminal cases,” Barr told...
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  • Barr swipes at Trump: Tweets make it ‘impossible' to do job

    7 days ago - By Boston Herald

    By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ZEKE MILLER
    WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr took a public swipe at President Donald Trump on Thursday, declaring the president's tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and open cases “make it impossible for me to do my job.”
    Barr made the comment during an interview with ABC News just days after his Justice Department overruled its own prosecutors - who had recommended in a court filing that Trump's longtime ally and confidant Roger Stone be sentenced to 7 to 9 years in prison - and took the extraordinary step of lowering the amount of prison time it...
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  • Attorney General Says Trump's Tweets About DOJ Make His Job 'Impossible'

    Attorney General Says Trump's Tweets About DOJ Make His Job 'Impossible'

    7 days ago - By NPR

    William Barr told ABC News that he wished the president wouldn't offer commentary about cases the Justice Department is handling or judges before which its attorneys are arguing. (Image credit: Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)
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  • Attorney General Says Trump's Tweets About DOJ Make His Job 'Impossible'

    Attorney General Says Trump's Tweets About DOJ Make His Job 'Impossible'

    7 days ago - By NPR

    William Barr told ABC News that he wished the president wouldn't offer commentary about cases the Justice Department is handling or judges before which its attorneys are arguing. (Image credit: Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)
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  • Barr pushes back against Trump's criticism of Justice Dept., says tweets ‘make it impossible for me to do my job'

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    Attorney General William Barr pushed back hard Thursday against President Donald Trump's criticism of the Justice Department, saying, “I'm not going to be bullied or influenced by anybody.” In an interview with ABC News, Barr said the president's highly critical tweets aimed at the department “make it impossible for me to do my job.” Barr...
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  • Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it ‘impossible' to do job

    Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it ‘impossible' to do job

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr took a public swipe at President Donald Trump on Thursday, saying that the president's tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and cases “make it impossible for me to do my job.” Barr made the comment during an interview with ABC News just days after his Justice Department overruled its...
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  • Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it 'impossible' to do job

    7 days ago - By Star Tribune

    Attorney General William Barr took a public swipe at President Donald Trump on Thursday, saying that the president's tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and cases "make it impossible for me to do my job."
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  • Barr breaks with Trump: His tweets 'make it impossible for me to do my job'

    Barr breaks with Trump: His tweets 'make it impossible for me to do my job'

    7 days ago - By Politico

    Attorney General William Barr on Thursday sharply criticized President Donald Trump's prolific Twitter habit, saying that the president's affinity for opining about the goings-on at the Justice Department “make it impossible for me to do my job.”
    Barr told ABC News' Pierre Thomas that he would not bow to political pressure in his leadership of the department. It's not clear whether Barr gave the White House a heads-up about the interview. But his declaration of independence comes as the attorney general and the president have faced fierce blowback over the handling of a court case...
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  • Attorney General William Barr says Trump's tweets 'make it impossible for me to do my job'

    7 days ago - By CNBC

    "I think it's time to stop the tweeting about Department of Justice criminal cases," Barr told ABC News Chief Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas.
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