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Key Senate Republican: Attorney general nominee committed to allowing Mueller to finish

Jan 09, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump's pick to take over the Justice Department told Republican senators Wednesday he would not interfere in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, according to the incoming chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Attorney General nominee William Barr was on Capitol Hill meeting privately with senators ahead of his confirmation hearings next week. Following his meeting, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina told reporters that Barr said ...