In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR

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Barr: FBI was “spring-loaded” to investigate Trump campaign

Attorney General William Barr said the FBI intentionally targeted the Trump campaign without much evidence of wrongdoing and continued probing it even after evidence failed to materialize. Barr spoke during an interview with Fox News’ Brett Baier: I think before the election, I think we were concerned about the motive force behind the very aggressive investigation that was launched into the Trump campaign without —

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Barr Review of Russia Probe Becomes a Criminal Investigation

Now we’re talking. From the Wall Street Journal: Attorney General William Barr’s expanding review of the Russia probe has evolved into a criminal investigation, according to a source familiar with the matter, giving a federal prosecutor who is leading the inquiry the ability to subpoena witnesses and use a grand jury. It could not immediately be determined what prompted the change nor what evidence of a

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Video || Attorney General Barr Plays the Bagpipes

No, I don’t like him any less because of it. Sorry if you like them, those things are quite grating, IMO. Just imagine living next door to the Barr household when he was a kid as he learned to play them. The only thing worse than listening to bagpipes must be listening to someone playing bagpipes and making mistakes.

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Barr to Pelosi: Got Handcuffs?

Attorney General William Barr was cited for contempt by the House Judiciary Committee last week for failing to deliver a document he is not only not required to provide, but legally prevented from handing out. Even though he had to release nothing, Barr gave Congress almost all of the Mueller report. He withheld small portions of tit that included grand jury testimony, which he is

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William Barr Teaches Kamala Harris About the Justice Department

Okay. Sen. Kamala Harris, R-Calif., doesn’t seem to understand that the attorney general runs the Justice Department. Watch his simple answer to her final question after she tries several ways to ask the same thing — why he would overrule “career officials” at DOJ. She seems to thing bureaucrats should be in charge of the country, not elected officials and their appointees. Because, of course,

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Another Attorney General Recusal?

According to the Washington Examiner: Attorney general nominee William Barr may have to recuse himself from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, activists and attorneys say, pointing to at least two arguments that he cannot impartially supervise Mueller. The arguments indicate pressure for recusal may come from both sides of the aisle: Democrats are concerned that Barr prejudged the Mueller investigation in a 20-page memo written in

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Trump’s Next Attorney General Expected to Battle Porn Plague

Pornography is a scourge of our age. Children have access to it on the internet. Adults get addicted to it now that you don’t have to sheepishly walk up to a salesman and buy it. It’s all right there for you. It’s not clear to me what they will do or how they will square it with free speech requirements. But anti-obscenity advocates think the Trump

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