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he lied to Congress he lied to Congress at an event anybody else did that would be considered a crime going on the attack in an escalating Washington battle speaker of the house Nancy Pelosi on Thursday accused Attorney General William Barr of perjuring themselves in his testimony to Congress on Robert Muller Russia report this is very very serious the accusation comes a day after a letter from Muller questioning bars handling of the report set off fireworks at a Senate hearing in Washington hello see and other Democrats say mother's letter showed bar had been on truthful when he said it in earlier hearing that he didn't know how mother felt about bars four page summary of the report and bars decision not to charge president Donald Trump with obstruction of justice the letter revealed mother had complained to bar that the summary quote did not fully capture the context nature and substance of his more than four hundred page report on Russia's role in the twenty sixteen elections in his defense Wednesday bar said he had not been asked specifically how mother felt but about reports that members of mothers team we're on happy with bars actions the perjury drama unfolded as house Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler on Thursday threatened to hold bar in contempt of Congress this after bar ignored a subpoena to turn over mother's full report on the Russia probe and failed to show up in a planned hearing before now there's committee with a splash of Washington theatrics Nadler convene the meeting anyway complete with the witness table and a folded placard bearing bars name