US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg

Snubbing Donald Trump, William Barr says ‘no reason’ for special counsel on US election or Hunter Biden

  • The outgoing US attorney general also says Russia is likely to be behind a hack on US agencies, contradicting the president, who suggests it may have been China
  • Barr, who has said he will step down on Wednesday, was speaking at what may be his final public appearance as the administration’s top lawyer

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
US Attorney General William Barr speaks during a news conference in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
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