Attorney General William Barr with Donald Trump (Tia Dufour/White House)
So Robert Mueller objected to the Attorney General’s spin on the Trump-Russia report, covering for Trump on obstruction of justice.
Who could have seen this coming?
My chat with CNN International’s Rosemary Church this morning:
All along William Barr’s priority has been to protect Donald Trump from political and legal consequences, and Mueller’s letter bears this out.
See also TrumpWatch, Day 831: Mueller Objected to Attorney General’s Handling of Trump-Russia Report
EA on CNN: How to Handle the Mueller Report v. Trump
Mueller Report Analysis: Yes, There Was Collusion and Obstruction of Justice