Meet the Next Attorney General. Here’s 5 Facts You Need to Know.

Attorney William Barr, a stalwart defender of presidential power, will likely lead the Department of Justice again, as President Donald Trump confirmed he will nominate him as the next attorney general.

Barr, 68, served as the 77th Attorney General of the United States from 1991 to 1993.

In 1989, President George H.W. Bush appointed Barr to DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel, serving as a legal adviser to the president and executive branch agencies.

In the fall of 1991, Barr sailed through his nomination as Attorney General.

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