WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today issued this statement on President Donald Trump nominating William Barr to serve as the next U.S. Attorney General.
“President Trump made an outstanding decision in nominating William Barr to serve as the next Attorney General.
“Mr. Barr is highly capable, highly respected and will provide new and much-needed leadership for the Department of Justice.
“Having previously served as Attorney General under President George H.W. Bush, Mr. Barr is a known quantity, a man of the highest integrity and character, and has an impeccable reputation. He will provide a strong and steady hand to the fine men and women at the Department of Justice.
“I will do everything in my power to push him through the Senate Judiciary Committee and onto the floor of the Senate for eventual confirmation as soon as possible.
“Well done Mr. President.”