Tuesday, May 21, 2019

DOJ To Nadler: 'Congress may not constitutionally compel the President's senior advisors to testify'

By Sara A. Carter, May 20, 2019

The Department of Justice issued a memorandum to President Donald Trump’s legal counsel Monday stating that “Congress may not constitutionally compel the President’s senior advisors to testify about their official duties.”

The House Judiciary Committee subpoenaed Trump’s former White House Counsel Don McGahn last week to testify specifically about matters regarding Special Counsel Robert Muller’s report.The memorandum was in direct response to current Trump counsel Pat Cipollone’s question as to whether McGahn is legally required to appear before the committee to testify.
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