‘Gaslighting and perjury’: Bill Barr slammed for combative opening statement ahead of House interview
William Barr appears on CBS (screen grab)

In a furious opening statement on Monday evening ahead of his testimony before the House, Attorney General William Barr blasted the Russia investigation as "bogus," attacked Democrats for trying to "discredit" him, and denied any interference in the DOJ by President Donald Trump.

Commenters on social media were furious at Barr's behavior.