Some Democrats accuse Barr of acting like Trump's personal attorney

Tensions between the White House and House Democrats are escalating over Attorney General William Barr's handling of the Mueller report. Washington Post reporter Matt Zapotosky joins CBSN to explain why Barr is such a staunch defender of President Trump and the executive branch of government.
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