WASHINGTON (Reuters) – High Democrats in the U.S. Dwelling of Representatives and Senate on Friday rejected Attorney Overall William Barr’s proposal to allow them get entry to to a less-redacted version of Particular Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation utter.
In an April 19 letter to the attorney total, six Democratic lawmakers led by Dwelling Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Chief Chuck Schumer as a change reiterated their assign a query to for Barr to liberate the unredacted Mueller utter back to Congress. Nevertheless moreover they mentioned they agree with been originate to discussing a “reasonable accommodation” with the Justice Division.
The letter modified into as soon as also signed by Dwelling Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, Dwelling Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, high Senate Judiciary Committee Democrat Dianne Feinstein and high Senate Intelligence Committee Democrat Stamp Warner.
Reporting by David Morgan; Enhancing by Marguerita Choy