He's Clearly Not Losing Any Sleep Over This: AG Barr Jokes About Dem Contempt Threats

Trending | 5/9/2019 | Matt Margolis
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On Thursday, Attorney General William Barr cracked a joke about the Democrat-controlled House Judiciary Committee voting yesterday to hold him in contempt.

The attorney general made the comment during his remarks at a farewell ceremony for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein at the Justice Department. Turning to his outgoing No. 2 official, Barr said, "You like records. This must be a record of attorney general being proposed for contempt within 100 days of taking office.”

Comment - Laughs - Audience

The comment drew laughs from the audience.

Barr was joined by other top law enforcement officials in the Trump administration, including former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and current FBI Director Christopher Wray, all of whom offered warm words for Rosenstein.

Right - Contempt - Vote

As of right now, it is uncertain if the contempt vote will...
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