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Attorney General William Barr did not appear before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, despite threats from Rep. Jerry Nadler, the committee chairman, that Barr could face a contempt of Congress citation. On Wednesday, Barr testified for several hours before the Senate, defending his and President Trump's handling of the Mueller investigation. NPR national security editor Phil Ewing (@philewing) speaks with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson and Peter O'Dowd.

This segment aired on May 2, 2019.

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