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AG Barr considering resignation

Posted at 12:11 PM, Dec 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 12:12:54-05

Attorney General William Barr is thinking about resigning, according to people familiar with the situation.

The person says Barr isn’t happy with President Donald Trump and his “bullying.”

President Trump is frustrated with Barr for saying a justice department investigation found no evidence of widespread voter fraud. According to a person familiar with the conversation, Barr first broached the topic with associates shortly after Election Day, when it became clear that former vice president Joe Biden had won

Even if Barr chooses to remain in his position, President-elect Joe Biden will assemble his own cabinet after his inauguration on Jan. 20.

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