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Richard Burr.

The Justice Department is reportedly investigating actions by US lawmakers who dumped stocks before the market plunged over coronavirus fears

The FBI has reportedly reached out to Republican Sen. Richard Burr as part of the investigation, which is in its early stages.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump at a presentation of Public Safety Medals of Valor to officers in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., May 22, 2019.

Trump keeps tweeting about the Justice Department after Attorney General Bill Barr says it’s ‘time to stop the tweeting’

"I cannot do my job here at the department with a constant background commentary that undercuts me," Barr said of Trump's tweets.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump at a presentation of Public Safety Medals of Valor to officers in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., May 22, 2019.

While Barr publicly scolds Trump, his DOJ is quietly investigating those in the CIA who probed 2016 Russian interference

Attorney General William Barr claimed that Trump has "never" asked him "to do anything in a criminal case."

After a day of lashing out at critics on Twitter, Trump is oddly quiet after AG Barr issued a rare public rebuke

President Donald Trump was quiet about Attorney General William Barr's criticism despite attacking John Kelly and Mike Bloomberg earlier Thursday.
U.S. President Trump delivers State of the Union address at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

AG Barr says he won’t cave to pressure from Trump despite repeatedly doing what Trump publicly demands

Barr has a long record of intervening in legal matters of interest to Trump and of parroting Trump's conspiratorial language against his foes.
Barr at a Justice Department news conference.

Federal prosecutors reportedly fear pursuing new cases involving Trump because he might weaponize the Justice Department against them

The DOJ's interference in minimizing the sentence of Trump ally Roger Stone had heightened their concerns, prosecutors told The New York Times.
Harvard University.

The Education Department says universities haven’t disclosed more than $6.5 billion in foreign funding — and they’re reportedly goin...

Officials are seeking information about funding from Saudi Arabia, China, Russia, Qatar, and Iran, claiming national security concerns.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump.

‘Can’t recall a worse day for DOJ’: Trump’s acquittal fuels his ‘dictatorial’ instincts as he obliterates the Just...

"It seems to me to be a classic hallmark of a dictatorial [or] fascist government," a former prosecutor told Insider.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump.

‘Can’t recall a worse day for DOJ’: Trump’s acquittal fuels his ‘dictatorial’ instincts as he obliterates the Just...

"It seems to me to be a classic hallmark of a dictatorial [or] fascist government," a former prosecutor told Insider.
Roger Stone (L) and Donald Trump (R.)

Hillary Clinton compares Trump to ‘failed-state fascists’ after he lashed out at a federal judge on Twitter over Roger Stone’s case

Hillary Clinton engaged in a war of words with Trump on Twitter over the sentencing of his longtime ally Roger Stone.