Date: September 19, 2020
“Bill Bar wants to arrest US mayors.
Attorney General Bill Barr is receiving harsh criticism for comments made during a Constitution Day celebration hosted by Hillsdale College, during which he compared stay-at-home orders to abate the spread of Covid-19 to slavery. Yes, that happened.
Barr’s comments came after the event’s host asked Barr to explain the “constitutional hurdles for forbidding a church from meeting during Covid-19.”
“You know, putting a national lockdown, stay at home orders, is like house arrest,” Barr said. “Other than slavery, which was a different kind of restraint, this is the greatest intrusion on civil liberties in American history.