On Jan. 15 and 16, the Trump administration’s nominee for Attorney General William Barr will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee for confirmation hearings.
Barr, 68, previously served as attorney general in the early 1990s under President George H.W. Bush. Since then, he’s worked as a corporate lawyer in private practice.
While Barr is widely-respected in the conservative legal world, some of his opinions have garnered controversy. Barr came under scrutiny for sending an unsolicited