Bill Barr's resignation caught Senate Judiciary Chairman off guard — but he quickly praised it
Lindsey Graham appears on Fox News (screen grab)

On Monday, CNN congressional reporter Manu Raju revealed that Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) was caught by surprise at the announcement of Attorney General William Barr's resignation.


Even though Graham was surprised, however, he quickly corrected himself, and issued a statement on the matter, effusing praise on Barr and calling him "the right man at the right time in overseeing highly political investigations."