Atty. Gen. William Barr tries to restore confidence in Justice Department

Atty. Gen. William Barr tries to restore confidence in Justice Department

In his first month in office, Atty. Gen. William Barr has sent a reassuring message to the beleaguered Justice Department — he wants a return to basics after years of disruptive firings, tweet storms and scandals.

In briefings, Barr has asked detailed questions about cases, suspects and legal arguments....