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Graham says Barr expressed confidence in special counsel

Jan 10, 2019 - Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) - The new chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said attorney general nominee William Barr has confidence in special counsel Robert Mueller and will let him complete his Russia investigation.

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said after meeting with Barr, who led the Justice Department under President George H.W. Bush, that Barr has a "high opinion" of Mueller. Barr was spending most of Wednesday on Capitol Hill, meeting senators on the committee before his confirmation hea...