William Barr, ‘suddenly chatty,’ has just disclosed quite a lot

William Barr, ‘suddenly chatty,’ has just disclosed quite a lot
C-SPAN video

[Ed. – A very good read from Sharyl Attkisson.  CBS should miss her.]

Barr was motivated to make the public statements, he said, by the misreporting and confusion surrounding Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s report issued on Dec. 9. It found serious government surveillance abuses but no evidence of political bias on the part of the offending FBI officials and agents.

Below are 24 points Barr felt the need to make after the release of the Horowitz report. (All of the information is attributed to Barr.)

1. Don’t expect Durham’s findings to be announced before late spring or summer 2020.

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2. The FBI did spy on the Trump campaign. That’s what electronic surveillance is. …

7. It was “wrong” for the FBI to presume the Trump campaign was part of a plot. They should have gone to the campaign and discussed their suspicions. …

10. As to the FBI’s motive, “that’s why we have Durham.” I’m not saying the motivations were improper, but it’s premature to say they weren’t. …

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