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Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

29 days ago   |   By Newser

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of a source that the president intends to tell McGahn to defy the subpoena-and arm him with a...
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Justice Department Says Ex-White House Lawyer Can't Be Forced to Testify About Mueller Report

Justice Department Says Ex-White House Lawyer Can't Be Forced to Testify About Mueller Report

29 days ago   |   By Time

The Justice Department says former White House counsel Don McGahn can't be compelled to testify before Congress about the findings of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation.
The department's Office of Legal Counsel issued an opinion Monday finding that McGahn would have “immunity” as a former presidential adviser. It could clear the way for McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena ordering him to testify by Tuesday.
Lawmakers have been eager to hear from McGahn, who was a key figure in Mueller's Russia investigation.
The Justice Department issued a similar...
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Trump tells ex-counsel McGahn to defy congressional subpoena

29 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump directed former White House counsel Don McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena, citing a Justice Department legal opinion that McGahn would have immunity from testifying before Congress about his work as a close Trump adviser.
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The Latest: Trump tells McGahn to defy Congress' subpoena

29 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on Congress' response to special counsel Robert Mueller's report :
3:40 p.m.
President Donald Trump is directing former White House counsel Don McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena.
The White House on Monday cited a legal opinion from the Justice Department, which argues that McGahn would have immunity from testifying before Congress about his work as a close Trump adviser.
Democrats have been eager to hear from McGahn - a key figure in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation who described ways in which the president sought to curtail the probe.
The...
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The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with House Democrats' subpoena demanding he testify

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with House Democrats' subpoena demanding he testify

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The Trump administration is instructing former White House counsel Don McGahn to not comply with a subpoena demanding he testify on Tuesday, according to the New York Times.
McGahn's name appeared in the special counsel report on Russian election interference more than any other official.
The House Judiciary Committee is facing stonewalling from the White House on multiple fronts.
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Former White House counsel Don McGahn is not expected to appear before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday under orders from the Trump administration, despite a...
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Trump reportedly plans to instruct White House counsel Don McGahn to defy House Democrats' subpoena

29 days ago   |   By CNBC

McGahn is cited more than any other witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page Russia report.
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