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    Could William Barr Really Quit?

    While venting about President Trump's meddling in Justice Department matters, the U.S. attorney general has reportedly said he's even considered stepping down because of it. But an agency spokesperson said Barr "has no plans to resign." True or not, the reports add to mounting scrutiny of Barr's relationship with Trump, who said yesterday he has "total confidence" in his attorney general.

    What might life after Barr be like? The president would probably have a hard time replacing someone who's overseeing politically critical probes, like the one examining the origins of the Russia investigation.

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