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Justice Department unease with Barr goes beyond Stone case

  • After a year on the job, Barr's strategy of cultivating a close relationship with Trump has worn thin among many rank and file Justice Department employees, and given rise to suspicions that the attorney general has put the President's political interests above those of the department, according to multiple DOJ officials.
  • While his relationship with Trump appears to have settled-- a testament to the pair's strong ties -- Barr and other top Justice Department officials seem set on returning the agency to normalcy, telegraphing in internal sessions in recent days that the attorney general plans to remain in the job and working to smooth over the tension revealed in the Stone debacle.

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