Within minutes, Attorney General William Barr will sit before the Senate Judiciary Committee to discuss the release of the Mueller report.
Democrats are surely going to grill him on revelations that Mueller had sent a letter and made a phone call to Mr. Barr shortly after he released his 4-page letter to the American people, expressing displeasure in the way that Barr’s memo had been playing out in the media.
Not unlike other major hearings before a Congressional committee, Barr’s opening statement has been published beforehand. It can be read in its entirety below. Note that the attorney general addresses news of Mueller’s letter in this statement read below.AG-Written-Statement-for-the-Record
You can also watch Barr’s Senate hearing live, which commences at 10 a.m. ET, below: