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

15 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.”
“I think it's time to stop the tweeting about Department of Justice criminal cases,” Barr told ABC News' Pierre Thomas in an interview, saying that he had a problem with “some” of Trump's tweets.
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...
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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

15 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By MICHAEL BALSAMO
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 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...
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Attorney General Barr Says Trump's Tweets About Cases Make His Job 'Impossible'

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

15 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.
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Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it 'impossible' to do job

15 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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Attorney General William Barr says Trump's tweets 'make it impossible for me to do my job'

15 days ago   |   By CNBC

William Barr has come under attacks from Democrats for reducing a sentencing recommendation for Roger Stone, a friend of President Trump.
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Attorney General Barr blasts Trump's tweets: 'Impossible for me to do my job'

15 days ago   |   By ABC

Attorney General William Barr sat down for an exclusive interview with ABC News Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas.
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