From the White House, this is Doug Christian reporting.
(Audio: AG Barr)
THE WHITE HOUSE – Attorney General William Barr testifies that he has a team reviewing how the Justice Department and FBI launched the federal probe into Russian interference into the 2016 election and President Donald Trump’s possible cooperation.
In other news, President Trump is due to leave on Marine One at 9 a.m. EDT to Joint Base Andrews. As he usually does these days, Trump is expected to answer questions from the press before he boards the helicopter.
The president will then fly from Andrews to San Antonio, Texas, to attend a roundtable with supporters and a fundraiser at The Argyle, an exclusive private club associated with the Texas Biomedical Research Institute.
The president then travels to Crosby, Texas, to sign an Executive Order on Energy and Infrastructure at the International Union of Operating Engineers International Training and Education Center.
Then the president will travel to the Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston, where he will participate in a roundtable with supporters and deliver remarks at a joint fundraising committee dinner.
After dinner, Trump will leave Houston around 7 p.m. and fly back to Washington. Trump is due to arrive back at the White House at 11:05 p.m. EDT.
Doug Christian, The White House