The Republican witness during the House impeachment hearings spoke of controversial Attorney General William Barr as a "friend" on Wednesday.
Jonathan Turley, who argued against impeaching President Donald Trump, is a professor at George Washington University.
Turley made his comments while testifying before the House Judiciary Committee.
TURLEY: "I've been friends with Bill Barr for a long time." https://t.co/9VMFAVvmzH— Aaron Rupar (@Aaron Rupar)1575481947.0
Here's some of what was said about the relationship:
Like a bad reference on a résumé: Turley: "I'm good friends with Bill Barr."— Mrs. Betty Bowers (@Mrs. Betty Bowers)1575482031.0
No sane American would listen to anything anyone has to say after they say the words, “I am friends with Bill Barr,… https://t.co/AJpe4oLqJ6— Jason Overstreet 🩸🦷🗽 (@Jason Overstreet 🩸🦷🗽)1575482061.0
Jonathan Turley, friend of Bill Barr, thought Clinton needed to be impeached for lying about a BJ, but has NO PROBL… https://t.co/vbNrufFQYb— BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@BrooklynDad_Defiant!)1575482082.0
Did u hear that fellow Americans?Prof Turley just stated that he is good friends with DOJ Bill Barr.Barr whos been… https://t.co/SB6QtmVFYB— Trish the Dish (@Trish the Dish)1575482222.0
OH.. ok so this explains why Turley is testifying and giving nonsensical bullshit arguments.. He is a Bill Barr ass… https://t.co/ev2bp5vYW1— Sensia (@Sensia)1575481851.0
Jonathan Turley: "I've been friends with Bill Barr for a long time." Uh, I probably wouldn't advertise a close rel… https://t.co/KN1nXuNR8K— Dr. Miranda Yaver (@Dr. Miranda Yaver)1575481868.0
Whoops! He just said, “I’ve been friends with Bill Barr for a long time.” (Prof. Jonathon Turley)— Gwen Hargrove (@Gwen Hargrove)1575481867.0
"I have been a friend of BIll Barr for a longtime" - Prof. Jonathan Turley "He has released more than any other AG.… https://t.co/nIdLpNWpH0— Bradley (@Bradley)1575481857.0
Friend of extremely corrupt Trump fixer, AG Bill Barr #JonathonTurley just claimed the Democrats are using impeachm… https://t.co/tkKjHRL6oZ— Rich 🇺🇸 (@Rich 🇺🇸)1575483629.0
Jonathan Turley is friends with Bill Barr. The impeachment inquiry and the original whistleblower's report directly… https://t.co/pRcJOKsvLy— Swing Left (@Swing Left)1575482235.0
Turley: "I'm good friends with Bill Barr". Well, slap my ass and call me Sally! #ImpeachmentHearings https://t.co/Pe0d8p560Y— A library of Sighs (@A library of Sighs)1575482712.0
Let "Fast & Furious" and "I've been friends with Bill Barr a long time" be your guide to who Turley is.— William K. Wolfrum (@William K. Wolfrum)1575481891.0