Booker tweets out searchable version of Mueller report to counter White House

Sen. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerBiden leads, Warren and Sanders tied for second in new poll The Hill's Morning Report: Trump walks back from 'send her back' chants Biden, Harris set for second Democratic debate showdown MORE (D-N.J.) tweeted out a searchable version of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerTop Republican considered Mueller subpoena to box in Democrats Kamala Harris says her Justice Dept would have 'no choice' but to prosecute Trump for obstruction Dem committees win new powers to investigate Trump 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.”

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The Justice Department issued the partially redacted report on Thursday following a press conference by Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrHouse gears up for Mueller testimony History in the House: Congress weathers unprecedented week Court filings show Trump, Cohen contacts amid hush money payments MORE, who defended President TrumpDonald John TrumpCould Donald Trump and Boris Johnson be this generation's Reagan-Thatcher? Merkel backs Democratic congresswomen over Trump How China's currency manipulation cheats America on trade 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.”

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.”