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David Morgan

U.S. lawmakers will delay Mueller testimony by a week

Jul 12 2019

WASHINGTON Two U.S. House committees will delay former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's planned July 17 testimony for one week to allow lawmakers to question him for a longer period of time, the committees said on Friday.

House readies contempt vote as confrontation with Trump mounts

Jul 11 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt next week, as part of an intensifying Democratic assault on President Donald Trump's stonewalling of congressional probes.

U.S. House readies contempt vote as confrontation with Trump mounts

Jul 11 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt next week, as part of an intensifying Democratic assault on President Donald Trump's stonewalling of congressional probes.

U.S. House panel authorizes subpoenas for Kushner, other Trump aides

Jul 11 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Thursday voted to authorize subpoenas for a dozen witnesses including President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner. | Video

Justice Department trying to quash Mueller team testimony

Jul 10 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is trying to prevent two former members of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team from testifying behind closed doors in Congress next week, when Mueller will testify before lawmakers, according to people familiar with the matter.

U.S. House chair says NY law may not be relevant in securing Trump's federal returns

Jul 09 2019

WASHINGTON The top U.S. House of Representatives Democrat for tax policy suggested on Tuesday that a newly minted New York law giving Congress access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns may not be relevant to his own efforts to obtain the president's federal records.

House panel to authorize subpoenas for Trump aides

Jul 09 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee will consider authorizing subpoenas this week to compel testimony from a dozen current and former Trump administration officials, including Jared Kushner, as part of an intensifying investigation into President Donald Trump's conduct.

Democrats: Mueller testimony to set Russia record straight

Jun 26 2019

WASHINGTON With former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller set to testify next month in Congress, Democrats are framing his appearance as a major opportunity for Americans to see how the Trump administration misled them about his two-year Russia probe. | Video

Ex-White House aide agrees to testify to House panel about Trump

Jun 24 2019

WASHINGTON Another senior ex-White House aide has agreed to provide testimony, initially in writing, to congressional investigators probing possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Monday.

House panel subpoenas Trump associate Sater after no-show

Jun 21 2019

WASHINGTON A U.S. House panel issued a subpoena on Friday to Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater after he failed to appear for a closed-door interview with the committee, which is interested in his work on a proposed Trump Tower project in Moscow.

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