Attorney General William Barr: Congress May Get Brief on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ‘Principal Conclusions’ as Early as This Weekend

MCLEAN, VA – MARCH 22: U.S. Attorney General William Barr departs his home March 22, 2019 in McLean, Virginia. It is expected that Robert Mueller will soon complete his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and release his report. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

In a letter to the House and Senate Judiciary Committees, Attorney General William Barr notified Congress that he has received Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the results of the Russia investigation and may be able to brief them on his conclusions as early as this weekend. “The Special Counsel has submitted to me today a ‘confidential report explaining the prosecution and the declination decisions’ he has reached…” Barr wrote. “I am reviewing the report and I anticipate that I may be in a position to advise you of the Special Counsel’s principal conclusions as soon as this weekend.” Mueller’s probe into possible Russian interference in the 2016 election has been ongoing since 2017.

SOURCE: The Daily Beast