Republicans Demand Ag Barr To Appoint A Special Counsel To Investigate Election Fraud


More than two dozen House Republicans on Wednesday demanded Attorney General William P. Barr appoint a special counsel to investigate allegations of fraud in November’s presidential election.

The lawmakers sent a letter to President Trump directing him to order Mr. Barr to name a special counsel because “the American people deserve a definitive resolution to the uncertainty hovering over the outcome of our election, but legitimate question of voter fraud remain unanswered.”

Rep. Lance Gooden, Texas Republican, who is leading the push, announced the letter on Twitter.

“Inaction from the DOJ along with comments made by the AG indicate a lack of willingness to investigate the fraud & irregularities. We MUST get to the bottom of this,” he wrote.

The letter said Mr. Barr and the Justice Department haven’t taken strong enough actions to ensure the election… (Read more)

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