Noah Feldman

Noah Feldman: William Barr is handing Republicans a Trump exit strategy

Tired of ads? Subscribers enjoy a distraction-free reading experience. William Barr’s testimony before the Jan. 6 committee forms part of the former attorney general’s strategy for saving his reputation in the history books. That’s a heavy lift, given Barr’s distinguished service to Donald Trump’s presidency via distortion of the conclusions of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report and his politicization of the Department of Justice.