Chris Matthews: Bill Barr’s Trying to ‘Destroy the FBI’ to Help ‘Cover the Tracks of the President’
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews blasted Attorney General Bill Barr today for assigning a U.S. attorney to oversee an investigation into the origins of the Russia investigation.
President Donald Trump today said he didn’t ask for Barr to do it, but as Matthews said, “There he goes doing just what the president wants, investigating the investigators.”
He spoke with Congressman Joaquin Castro, a Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, and said Barr is basically a “hitman” for the president:
“Congressman, it’s an embarrassment to have an Attorney general who looks like a Roy Cohn, a guy who will do anything to