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Trump Asserts Executive Privilege on Census Documents Ahead of House Committee Contempt Vote

NYTimes.com Wednesday, 12 June 2019
The House Oversight Committee is expected to recommend that the House hold Attorney General William P. Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross Jr. in contempt over the census.
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News video: DOJ: Barr Will Ask Trump To Invoke Executive Privilege If Oversight Committee Proceeds With Contempt Vote

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Just one day before the House Oversight Committee’s vote to hold Attorney General William Bar and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt, the DOJ announced it will request that President Trump invoke executive privilege over the subpoenaed census documents.

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