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Does Nancy Pelosi have a secret weapon to pressure William Barr into releasing Mueller’s report?

“The public weighing in simply cannot be ignored without paying a price,” Pelosi says


Matthew Chapman
April 2, 2019 3:26PM (UTC)
This article originally appeared on Raw Story
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On Tuesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) sat for a live interview with Politico in which she discussed everything from equal pay laws to President Donald Trump’s support of a lawsuit to terminate the Affordable Care Act.

When the subject turned to special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election, Pelosi had some harsh words — and a stern warning for Attorney General William Barr, who has been accused of trying to conceal significant information contained in the report.

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The fact that the report may contain sensitive grand jury or national security information, Pelosi said, is “no excuse for hiding the truth from the American people.” Pelosi is a member of the “Gang of Eight” in Congress who receive top-level national security briefings.

“There will be a release of the Mueller report,” Pelosi stated confidently. “Our old friend, public sentiment,” will ensure that nothing important is concealed.

“The public weighing in simply cannot be ignored without paying a price,” Pelosi concluded.


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