AG Barr testified today before the House Committee on the Judiciary. The chairman is Jerrold Nadler. In his opening remarks he accused Barr of obeying President Trump, to which Barr replied that as a member of the cabinet he is by law Trump's subordinate but that in matters concerning criminal cases Trump abstains from directing or advising him. Nadler then demanded to know if Barr had EVER discussed the coming election with Trump. When answered in the affirmative Nadler radiated triumph.
Nadler then asserted that the Trump Administration has introduced "troops" into Portland for the purpose of provoking violence that Trump wants as a spur to advance his chances in November. The MarxoDems and their media allies like Neil Cavuto repeat the word "troops" over and over again in the belief that eventually you will be persuaded that the deployed cops in Portland are really soldiers.
The Ranking Member of the committee Jim Jordan of Ohio when given a chance for rebuttal of Nadler showed the video linked below as a compendium of "peaceful protests" (irony). pl