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The White House Throws An Epic Tantrum After The House Holds Barr and Ross In Contempt

6 monthes ago   |   By Politicus USA

The White House responded to the House voting to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt with a tantrum and bogus cries of executive privilege. After the House voted 230-198 to hold Barr and Ross in contempt, the White House responded, “Today's vote by Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats to...
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The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal contempt of Congress

The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal contempt of Congress

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress.
The contempt resolution was the first criminal contempt charge from Democrats, marking one of the most severe actions against the Trump administration to date.
The resolution came after both Ross and Barr refused to cooperate with the House Oversight Committee on the administration's effort to include a question of citizenship on the 2020 census.
Potential punishments for criminal contempt of Congress if seen all the way through can include lofty...
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