CNN’s Chris Cuomo rips Bill Barr after shocking video surfaces: ‘He’s damned by his own words’

CNN’s Chris Cuomo rips Bill Barr after shocking video surfaces: ‘He’s damned by his own words’
U.S. Attorney General William Barr addresses his remarks on Operation Legend: Combatting Violent Crime in American Cities Wednesday, July 22, 2020, in the East Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour)
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CNN anchor Chris Cuomo on Thursday blasted Attorney General Bill Barr.

Cuomo played a video of Rep. Pramila Jayapal questioning the attorney general, which has new importance after the plot to kidnap or murder Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI).

In the clip, Rep. Jayapal grilled Barr about widely reported press accounts of the armed takeover of the Michigan state capitol.

At least two of the men arrested appeared at the rally.

"He's damned by his own words," Cuomo declared.

"These people were investigating it at the same time. A sitting governor, over a dozen bad guys, months of planning, murderous intent, derivative of the main domestic terror threat we face," he explained. "And he's clueless? How? How is that okay?"

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