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The Latest: Barr says Trump asked him for no promises

5 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general :
10:12 a.m.
President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general will tell senators that Trump didn't seek any assurances or promises before nominating him.
That's according to William Barr's prepared remarks, obtained by The Associated Press ahead of his confirmation hearing Tuesday.
Trump had complained that his first attorney general, Jeff Sessions, did not protect him from the Russia investigation. Lawmakers want assurances that Barr will be impartial and allow special counsel Robert Mueller's...
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