The White House on Friday hit back at Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) for accusing Attorney General William Barr of committing a crime by lying to lawmakers in sworn testimony.
“The fact that the Speaker would take it upon herself to call him a liar is really, really inappropriate and beneath her office,” deputy press secretary Steven Groves said on MSNBC.
Pelosi said Thursday that she “lost sleep” Wednesday night watching replays of Barr’s testimony. “He lied to Congress; he lied to Congress. And if anybody else did that, it would be considered a crime,” Pelosi said.
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