The 12 Republicans on the committee voted for Barr, while all 10 Democrats opposed.
To date, the committee has interviewed more than 200 witnesses and reviewed more than 300,000 pages of documents; it has held more than a dozen public hearings and released two interim reports, CBS News reported.
"I appreciate what Mr. Whitaker has done, but I think the time has come for new leadership at the department", Sen. But Grassley said he would support Barr's nomination, despite his reluctance to commit to releasing Mueller's findings.
Democrats have been critical of Barr, claiming they have concerns over his potential handling of the special counsel investigation.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the Judiciary Committee's highest-ranking Democrat, said Thursday she felt the document was "disqualifying" for Barr.
Barr, who served as attorney general between 1991 and 1993 under President George H.W. Bush, is expected to be confirmed in a vote that could come as early as next week.
In his January 15 confirmation hearings, Barr vowed to allow the special counsel to finish his investigation.
Attorney General nominee Bill Barr meets with Sen.
Barr was nominated by President Donald Trump in December to replace former Attorney General Jeff Sessions. But he has also noted that he takes seriously department regulations that say the report Mueller submits to the Justice Department should be treated as confidential.
"I think he reveres the law and the rule of law", Kennedy said. "I voted against Mr. Barr's nomination because I have little confidence in his willingness and ability to meet this challenge". "I hope and expect he will be confirmed next week".
But Durbin said Barr has "telegraphed his pitch" by writing an unsolicited memo to Justice Department and Trump lawyers a year ago about parts of the special counsel probe. Democratic Senators on the Judiciary Committee grilled Barr on issues relating to the Mueller probe and executive privilege, criminal justice policy, immigration, and more.
Barr would replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who was pushed out by Trump previous year.
Whitaker said late last month the Mueller-led investigation is "close to being completed", although there has been no confirmation of this from the special counsel's office.
She felt " insulted " after producers initially refused to allow her to perform "7 rings" , the latest single from her next album. During an interview with Billboard a year ago , Ariana made it very clear that she is not a pushover in the industry.
Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of the company, is seeking to vary the conditions of bail imposed by B.C. Speaking at a press conference where the charges against Huawei and Meng were unsealed, U.S.
It's also unclear how James drafted his team as the National Basketball Association didn't yet televise the event. During the player selection, LeBron made a decision to take Anthony Davis with his first pick in the second round.
Grande first opened up about the inspiration behind the single during her Billboard "Woman of the Year" cover story in December. It sounds like Grande might have to go back in the chair for a third time.
Kavanaugh said the Supreme Court should wait and see how the law plays out in the real world before granting such an injunction. District Judge John deGravelles held a hearing and found that the state law is a remedy for "a problem that does not exist".
He had 53 career interceptions, seven of which he returned for TDs. "I was there 12 years but only three playoff games". Law's career spanned 15 seasons, with the New England Patriots, New York Jets, Chiefs and Broncos.
Cedric Richmond, a Louisiana Democrat who's the most recent former chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus. It will be hard to find a more gifted orator in the 2020 Democratic field than the New Jersey senator.
They want to invade and intervene in Venezuela - they say, as they said then - in the name of democracy and freedom. He insisted that Venezuela is not facing a crisis, though during the news conference, the power went out twice.
Deb Fischer, expressed strong support for the US withdrawal from what has been, "a one-sided agreement for far too long". Leaving the treaty would allow the Trump administration to counter the Chinese, but it's unclear how it would do that.
Apple confirmed it's going to pay Grant's family in addition to making a gift of an undisclosed amount toward his education. On supported devices, simply open Settings - General - Software Update and follow the onscreen instructions.
The people spoke on condition of anonymity because the National Basketball Association trade call has not yet been completed. Shumpert is also a fashion guy - another reason why he should fit well with Chris Paul and James Harden .
In his spare time, when he is not playing computer games, you will see him writing reviews on different tech products or games. It is great to finally have controller support after a while where it seemed like it wasn't happening.
Trump then offered his theory that the election of Hillary Clinton would've resulted in war between the nuclear powers. "Our hostages have come home , nuclear testing has stopped, and there has not been a missile launch in 15 months".
Powering the smartphone is the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset, paired 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The device gets a dual rear camera setup, consisting of a 12-megapixel f/1.8 sensor and a 5-megapixel f/2.2 sensor.
The Raptors reportedly offered Valanciunas and Kyle Lowry for Gasol and Mike Conley , but that deal was rejected by the Grizzlies. It's not a surprise that Toronto made a move because Philly added Tobias Harris and Milwaukee added Nikola Mirotic .
The nation's third-largest wireless carrier added a total of 2.4 million new subscribers in the fourth quarter. At $640 million - or $0.75 per share - T-Mobile profits still came in ahead of analyst expectations.
Can't they all just get along? "And at the same time, because she's a daughter, she has a lot of sympathy for him". The pair tied the knot on May 19, 2018 and are now awaiting the arrival of their first child this spring.
This will be the 11th time the Patriots compete in the Super Bowl , and the third straight year they've contended for the title. Online betting site, Bodog has bets for what the Super Bowl champions will be served when they visit U.S.