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.. FOXNews.com - Published
After the assertion, the House Oversight Committee postponed a vote to recommend that the House hold two cabinet secretaries in contempt over the matter. NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •Newsmax •Seattle Times •Politico •Independent
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
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
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
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
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.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
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.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
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 asserted executive privilege to keep parts of Robert Mueller's report secret, setting up a likely legal fight with Congress.
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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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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