Sen. Cory BookerCory BookerDefense & National Security — Military starts giving guidance on COVID-19 vaccine refusals Senators preview bill to stop tech giants from prioritizing their own products Blinken pressed to fill empty post overseeing 'Havana syndrome' MORE (D-N.J.) tweeted out a searchable version of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerSenate Democrats urge Garland not to fight court order to release Trump obstruction memo Why a special counsel is guaranteed if Biden chooses Yates, Cuomo or Jones as AG Barr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel MORE’s findings on Thursday, suggesting the Department of Justice intentionally made it "harder" for the public to read the more than 400-page report.
“The Trump administration posted an unsearchable pdf of the Mueller report so it would be harder for you to read,” the Democratic presidential candidate posted Thursday, in reference to the report the Justice Department made available at 11 a.m. Thursday. “We made it easier. Here’s a searchable version.”
The Trump administration posted an unsearchable pdf of the Mueller report so it would be harder for you to read.— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) April 18, 2019
We made it easier. Here’s a searchable version: https://t.co/0QWPT5IQVP
The Justice Department issued the partially redacted report on Thursday following a press conference by Attorney General William BarrBill BarrBannon's subpoena snub sets up big decision for Biden DOJ Five takeaways: Report details Trump's election pressure campaign Biden slips further back to failed China policies MORE, who defended President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump criticizes Justice for restoring McCabe's benefits Biden: Those who defy Jan. 6 subpoenas should be prosecuted Hillicon Valley — Presented by LookingGlass — Hackers are making big money MORE over the portion of the Mueller probe focusing on obstruction of justice.
Between the press conference and the release of the full report, Booker tweeted from his campaign account: “The American people deserve the truth. Not spin from a Trump appointee. Release Mueller's full report now.”
The American people deserve the truth.— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) April 18, 2019
Not spin from a Trump appointee.
Release Mueller's full report now.
Booker also addressed Barr’s press conference from his Senate Twitter account, posting: “Yet again Attorney General Barr has tried to spin the Mueller report before providing the actual report or the evidence underlying it. This is undermining the independence of this entire process.”