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Democrats denounce Attorney General Barr for skipping House hearing as tensions rise

WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee excoriated the Trump administration Thursday for failing to comply with congressional oversight as Attorney General William P. Barr refused to show up at a hearing on the Russia investigation.

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