The Justice Department did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Pelosi's allegations. That could potentially lead to fines or imprisonment for the top USA law enforcement official. Mueller also unearthed substantial evidence of obstruction by Trump, but the report didn't say whether the President should be prosecuted.
"Nadler has been wanting to impeach the day after the election".
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"We saw [Barr] commit a crime when he answered your question", Pelosi is said to have told Representative Charlie Crist during a closed-door meeting Thursday. Nixon resigned in 1974.
In her questioning of Barr, Senator Kamala Harris demonstrated she is more fit to be U.S. Attorney General than Barr is.
"As a former police chief ... it was painful and disgraceful to see the nation's top cop abandon his responsibilities, to allow an empty chair to speak for him this morning", said Florida Congresswoman Val Demings. But Barr will have to still resign himself to being in the long line of people who've had their once good reputations tarnished by association with Trump. Barr had been scheduled to appear at that hearing, but announced on Wednesday night that he would not. Nadler painted the confrontation with Barr in stark terms.
If that negotiation fails, Nadler said he would move to hold Barr in contempt.
"Ladies and gentlemen, the challenge we face is that the president of the United States wants desperately to prevent Congress - a coequal branch of government - from providing any check whatsoever to even his most reckless decisions", Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said in an opening statement.
He told lawmakers at an April 10 hearing that he believed there'd been "spying" on the Trump campaign, echoing a common Trump talking point, and committed to investigating how and why the Federal Bureau of Investigation began its probe into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.
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At Wednesday's Senate hearing, Barr defended his handling of the Mueller report on Russia's interference in President Donald Trump's favour and whether Trump subsequently tried to obstruct Muelle's probe.
The attorney general said on Wednesday he would not testify before the House committee because the committee agreed to add to the allotted time for staff lawyers to question him, according to USA Today.
"They want it to look like an impeachment hearing because they won't bring impeachment proceedings", he said.
The special counsel's report also said that "the investigation did not always yield admissible information or testimony, or a complete picture of the activities undertaken by subjects of the investigation".
Flood slammed Mueller's approach to the obstruction investigation, saying "the special counsel and his staff failed in their duty to act as prosecutors and only as prosecutors".
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The abdication of now-Emperor Emeritus Akihito was the first in more than 200 years, since Emperor Kokaku stepped down in 1817. After the ratification of Japan's post-WWII constitution, the position became largely symbolic and offers no political power.