Barr’s remark comes simply days after President Donald Trump mentioned he was leaving the choice to his lawyer normal on whether or not Mueller may testify.
Trump has wavered publicly in latest days on the prospect of Mueller’s testimony earlier than Congress as his administration has clashed sharply with lawmakers over calls for for paperwork and testimony.
Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, a New York Democrat, mentioned final week the precise date for Mueller to return communicate publicly earlier than Congress is beneath dialogue.
“It will not be subsequent week,” Nadler advised reporters final Friday. “However we’re negotiating with him, we’re speaking to him and the Justice Division.”