ONE-ON-ONE: @PierreTABC interviewed Attorney General William Barr, pressing him on mail-in voting due to the COVID-19 threat, the violent clearing of Lafayette Park and Black Lives Matter – with Barr now acknowledging racial profiling by police.
Attorney General Bill Barr says he didn’t give the tactical order to clear the Lafayette Park protesters. Earlier this week, the White House said it was Barr who made the decision.
Retired U.S. Park Police Chief Teresa Chambers told WTOP on Monday that Attorney General William Barr “is not in the chain of command,” and “it would have been inappropriate for him to try to direct” the Park Police to clear Lafayette Park last week.
Congressman @davidcicilline calls for Appointment of Special Prosecutor to Investigate Attorney General Barr’s Role in Forcibly Removing Peaceful Protesters from Lafayette Park->