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William Barr To ABC News: Donald Trump’s Tweets About DOJ “Make It Impossible For Me To Do My Job”

William Barr To ABC News: Donald Trump’s Tweets About DOJ “Make It Impossible For Me To Do My Job”

Attorney General William Barr said that Donald Trump’s tweets about Justice Department criminal cases “make it impossible for me to do my job,” a rare criticism of the president coming from a sitting cabinet secretary.

“I think it’s time to stop tweeting about Department of Justice criminal cases,” Barr told Pierre Thomas, ABC News’ chief justice correspondent.

ABC News and Thomas, landed the first sitdown interview with Barr since the furor over the Justice Department decision to reverse itself on a sentencing recommendation for Roger Stone, the former Trump associate who was convicted on seven counts of witness tampering and lying to investigators last year.

The network and its streaming channel, ABC News Live, aired a special report on the interview at 4 p.m. Et. More of the interview will air on Thursday on World News Tonight With David Muir and then on ABC News Live.

On Monday,

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