Sen. Lindsey Graham said to beware of reports claiming there is a rift between Attorney General William Barr and the Justice Department inspector general.
The Washington Post reported on Monday that Barr has told associates that he disagrees with Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s determination that the FBI had sufficient information to launch a counterintelligence investigation into members of the Trump campaign in the summer of 2016.
Graham, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, responded to that report in an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity, warning that the findings in the watchdog investigation into alleged surveillance abuses against former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page are being minimized by the media outlets getting the leaks.
“Be wary of the Washington Post and the New York Times reporting on what is coming up with Horowitz. They…