Deceptive editing of Barr video
- The attorney general was asked during a CBS interview how he thinks the history will be judge his decision to drop the charges against Flynn.
- “Well, history is written by the winner,” Barr responded. “So it largely depends on who’s writing the history.”
Todd claimed that the attorney general did not make the case that he was upholding the rule of law, which he said is close to admitting that “this is a political job.” The full version of the clip went on:
- “ But I think a fair history would say it was a good decision because it upheld the rule of law, it upheld the standards of the Department of Justice, and it undid what was an injustice.”