Everything You Need to Know About Donald Trump's Attorney General Nominee William Barr
2 monthes ago - By Fortune
President Donald Trump nominated William P. Barr for attorney general Friday, calling the lawyer “one of the most respected jurists in the country” and saying he was “my first choice from day one.”
Barr previously held this position from 1991 to 1993 under former president George H. W. Bush , after raising through the ranks of the Justice Department following his work at the CIA. Since then, he's held various positions in law firms and companies like Verizon .
While he has ample support from Republican leaders, Barr is likely to be scrutinized by Democrats hoping to ensure the protection...
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Trump's Attorney General Pick William Barr Says There's More Reason To Investigate Hillary Clinton Than the President
2 monthes ago - By Newsweek
“He was my first choice since day one,” Trump said on Friday morning as he announced his nomination of William Barr for attorney general.
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