Feb 14 2019
Senate Confirms Barr as Attorney General
WASHINGTON – Today, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) released this statement on the confirmation of William Barr as Attorney General of the United States. Barr was confirmed by a vote of 54-45.
Tuesday, Graham spoke on the Senate floor in support of Barr’s nomination. Watch HERE.
“Today is a great day for the Department of Justice with the confirmation of William Barr to be the next Attorney General.
“He is a steady hand at a time of turmoil and he will bring much needed reform to the Department of Justice. I look forward to working with Mr. Barr on the many issues facing the men and women of the Department of Justice and our nation as a whole.
“An outstanding choice by President Trump,” Graham said.