“I also thought he would bring this institutional stability to the Department of Justice. And not be the president’s personal lawyer,” Sen. Doug Jones said about Attorney General William Barr in an interview. | Alex Wong/Getty Images
Three Senate Democrats voted for William Barr to be attorney general. And now at least two of them say they might have made a mistake.
After revelations that special counsel Robert Mueller took issue with Barr’s presentation of the Russia investigation‘s findings, a pair of centrist Democrats said they are having second thoughts about supporting Barr earlier this year.