July 28, 2020 – AG Barr appoints U.S. attorney John Bash to review Obama officials unmaskings of General Flynn

In Email/Dossier/Govt Corruption Investigations by Katie Weddington

U.S. attorney John Bash (Credit: Jorge Sanhueza Lyon/Kut)

“Attorney General William P. Barr revealed Tuesday that he’s appointed another U.S. attorney to investigate requests by top Obama officials to “unmask” President Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

Mr. Barr said he’s asked John Bash, the U.S. attorney for the Western District of Texas, to look into the unmasking requests. He said that review will be independent of Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham’s investigation into the origins of the Russia-collusion investigation.

“I’ve asked another U.S. attorney to look into the issue of unmasking because of the high number of unmaskings and some that do not readily appear in the line of normal business,” Mr. Barr said in testimony before the House Judiciary Committee.” (Read more: Washington Times, 7/28/2020)  (Archive)