Barr names acting deputy attorney general in wake of Rosenstein departure

Fox News | 5/11/2019 | Alex Pappas
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Former NRSC general counsel Alex Vogel and Run for America founder David Burstein weigh in on President Trump asserting executive privilege over the release of an unredacted version of the Mueller report to Congress.

Attorney General Bill Barr on Friday said he named Ed O’Callaghan to temporarily serve as acting deputy attorney general in the wake of Rod Rosenstein’s departure from the Justice Department.

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O'Callaghan, who served as Rosenstein’s principal deputy, will be the second in command at the Justice Department until the Senate confirms a new deputy. Jeffrey Rosen has been nominated, but not yet confirmed, for deputy attorney general.

“Ed is a top-notch attorney whose intellect, competence, judgment, and experience are evident in every task he takes on,”...
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