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Trump criticized donations from Mueller’s team, but Barr gave hundreds of thousands

President Donald Trump has repeatedly derided prosecutors investigating potential coordination between his presidential campaign and Russia as “angry Democrats,” pointing to their past political donations as proof of bias. But William Barr, Trump’s nominee to lead the Justice Department and ...

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Rand Paul has concerns about attorney general pick William Barr

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., confers with staff just off the Senate floor during maneuvering on the vote to extend the Treasury’s borrowing authority, at the Capitol in Washington on Wednesday. The debt limit measure was passed by the House on Tuesday.  AP Images

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said Sunday he has concerns about William Barr, President Donald Trump’s choice for attorney general, calling Barr’s views on domestic surveillance “very troubling.” Trump confirmed Friday that he plans to nominate Barr, who served as attorney ...

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William Barr is top contender for attorney general

WASHINGTON – Former attorney general William Barr is President Donald Trump’s leading candidate to be nominated to lead the Justice Department, according to people familiar with the deliberations – a choice that could be announced in coming days as the ...

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