PBS NewsHour

Despite Mueller's criticism, Barr defends handling of report

Clip: 05/01/2019 | 6m 52s

Attorney General William Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday to explain his handling of the Mueller report. While Barr defended his actions, Democrats zeroed in on a newly discovered letter from Mueller criticizing Barr's summary of the report's “principal conclusions.” Meanwhile, Barr said he would not attend a planned House hearing Thursday. Judy Woodruff reports.

Aired: 05/01/19

Rating: NR

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