Rounds Meets with Attorney General Nominee Bill Barr

WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today issued the following statement following his meeting with Bill Barr, President Trump’s nominee to be Attorney General:

“I appreciated the opportunity to meet privately with the president’s nominee to be Attorney General, Bill Barr,” said Rounds. “As our nation’s top law enforcement officer, he is committed to enforcing the law and upholding the Constitution. We had a lengthy discussion about our right to bear arms, and I thank Mr. Barr for his commitment to protecting our Second Amendment rights. I look forward to supporting his nomination when it comes before the full Senate.”