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Trump asserts executive privilege over census materials as Dems weigh contempt against Barr, Ross

The Justice Department said Wednesday that President Trump is asserting executive privilege over documents related his administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, as.. - Published

Trump Asserts Executive Privilege on 2020 Census Documents

After the assertion, the House Oversight Committee postponed a vote to recommend that the House hold two cabinet secretaries in contempt over the matter. - Published Also reported by •NewsmaxSeattle TimesPoliticoIndependent

Trump asserts executive privilege to shield documents on Census citizenship question

Congressional Democrats say the larger issue is that the White House is almost completely rejecting congressional oversight - stonewalling requests for documents and blocking witnesses from testifying..
Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •Newsmax

Trump moves to keep census documents sought by Congress under wraps

President Donald Trump has asserted executive privilege in refusing to turn over to a U.S. House committee certain documents related to adding a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census, the..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters

DOJ threatens executive privilege to block access to census docs

Politico - Published

White House Directs Hicks, Donaldson To Not Turn Over Documents

white house directs hicks, donaldson to not turn over documents
Watch VideoThe Trump administration has directed former White House officials Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson to not turn over government documents to the House Judiciary Committee.  Chairman Jerry..
Newsy - Published

To Impeach Or Not To Impeach? That Is The Question – OpEd

By Dr. Arshad M. Khan* Robert Mueller let loose a thunderbolt last week.  Donald Trump had not been charged, he said, because it was Department of Justice policy not to charge a sitting..
Eurasia Review - Published

Mnuchin says he was unaware of IRS memo on tax returns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he has no idea who wrote a confidential Internal Revenue Service legal memo that says that tax returns must be given to Congress unless the.. - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Confidential draft IRS tax memo says tax returns must be handed to Congress unless president uses executive privilege: report

Just days after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he would not comply with a House Democratic subpoena for President Trump’s tax returns, a confidential draft IRS memo obtained by The Washington.. - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Trump secretly instructed to invoke executive privilege to justify withholding tax returns from Congress

Document contradicts president's justification for denying lawmakers' requests
Independent - Published

Trump used executive privilege in 'protecting the executive branch' from Congress, Levin says

President Trump asserted his executive-privilege power to protect his branch of government from Congress, according to conservative radio host Mark Levin. - Published

I.R.S. Memo Undercuts Mnuchin on Withholding Trump’s Tax Returns

A draft legal memo written by agency staff members said the president must use executive privilege to block congressional requests. - Published

Don McGahn Says He Will Not Appear Before House Judiciary Panel

Watch VideoThe Trump administration told the House Judiciary Committee former White House counsel Don McGahn will not testify Tuesday, despite the committee's subpoena.  McGahn's lawyer confirmed..
Newsy - Published

President Donald Trump tees up the strangest test yet of executive privilege

President Donald Trump asserted executive privilege to keep parts of Robert Mueller's report secret, setting up a likely legal fight with Congress.
Delawareonline - Published Also reported by •

And The Beat Goes On: Congress Spars With Trump And Barr Over Mueller Report – Analysis

By George W. Croner* (FPRI) — For those who thought that the long-awaited release of the redacted “Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election” (the..
Eurasia Review - Published

Executive Privilege Fight Inches Democrats Closer To Impeachment

Congressional Democrats are warming to the idea of beginning impeachment proceedings if it is a mechanism to get the Trump administration to cooperate with their oversight efforts.
NPR - Published

Despite Donald Trump's use of 'executive privilege' to stop unredacted Mueller report, climbing US economy may firewall threats in 2020

The Mueller report served to Congress through Attorney General William Barr in a highly concise fashion however threatened to come to a boiling point when the president used "executive..
Firstpost - Published

Nadler: Mueller's Testimony Put On Hold Due To Negotiations

nadler: mueller's testimony put on hold due to negotiations
Watch VideoSpecial Counsel Robert Mueller will not testify before Congress next week, according to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler. Mueller had reportedly agreed to a May 15 hearing..
Newsy - Published

Could Trump face impeachment if Mueller contradicts Barr's interpretation of his report?

Bob Cusack, editor-in-chief of The Hill, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to break down this week's trade talks between the U.S. and China, which ended with no deal, President Trump's decision to..
CBS News - Published

The Democrats And Muellerisation – OpEd

The psychic problems facing the Democrats continue to bite, and with their foiled efforts to see the full, unredacted report of the Mueller Report, they look distracted, confused and bitter. In..
Eurasia Review - Published

Trump’s executive privilege over the Mueller report, explained

President Trump's executive privilege claim over the full Mueller report has stirred heated debate in Congress. Is it even constitutional? - Published

Mulvaney says Congress is "not entitled to see" Mueller documents

CBS News' Major Garrett asked acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney about President Trump's assertion of executive privilege over some of the documents requested by the House Judiciary..
CBS News - Published

Lawyers: Trump May Have Waived Executive Privilege in Mueller Case

A new report raises the question of whether President Donald Trump's decision to invoke executive privilege is null and void because he already waived it.
Newsmax - Published

Trump's power struggle with Congress now includes his son

The Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. to answer more questions about Russian interference in the 2016 election. Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee..
CBS News - Published

Eye Opener: Trump invokes executive privilege over full Mueller report

Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for not handing over the unredacted Mueller report. Also, North Korea fires two..
CBS News - Published

Nadler: NY Times Trump Tax Report Shows That Trump Is a ‘Total Lie’ and a ‘Two-Bit Con Man’

Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) appeared Wednesday night on Don Lemon Tonight and discussed a myriad of issues regarding the current constitutional confrontation/crisis brewing between Congressional..
Mediaite - Published

AP Top Stories May 9

Here's the latest for Thursday May 9th: Trump announces hurricane aid for Florida; Trump invokes executive privilege over Mueller report; more - Published

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