Politic > Democrats

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

3 monthes 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...
Read more ...

 

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

3 monthes 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...
Read more ...

 

Trump tells ex-counsel McGahn to defy congressional subpoena

3 monthes 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.
Read more ...

 

The Latest: Trump tells McGahn to defy Congress' subpoena

3 monthes 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...
Read more ...

 

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

3 monthes 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.
Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories.
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...
Read more ...

 

Trump reportedly plans to instruct White House counsel Don McGahn to defy House Democrats' subpoena

3 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

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

 


Search by Tags

   Democrats      Congress      Onetime      White House      Donald Trump      PMN News      PMN World      AP      Election  


Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack

Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack

President Donald Trump on Monday hinted at potential new evidence that could prove Iran was behind a series of drone attacks in Saudia Arabia that struck the heart of its oil... Read more ...

Trump revs up his attacks after new misconduct allegation against Kavanaugh

Trump revs up his attacks after new misconduct allegation against Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump on Monday seized upon an editors' note The New York Times appended to a weekend report that detailed a new allegation of sexual misconduct against... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders shakes up campaign leadership in New Hampshire

Bernie Sanders shakes up campaign leadership in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Sen. Bernie Sanders replaced the New Hampshire state director of his presidential campaign on Sunday after growing indignation from his fiercest supporters... Read more ...

Trump Says Kavanaugh Should Sue After New Sexual Misconduct Claim

Trump Says Kavanaugh Should Sue After New Sexual Misconduct Claim

The president also suggested the Justice Department should step in after The New York Times reported the new allegation against the Supreme Court justice. Read more ...

The Hulk Will Break Manacles of the EU, Boris Johnson Says

The Hulk Will Break Manacles of the EU, Boris Johnson Says

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has compared himself to the Hulk in a newspaper interview emphasizing his determination to take Britain out of the European Union next... Read more ...

Violence flares after protest march in Hong Kong

Violence flares after protest march in Hong Kong

HONG KONG - Police fired chemical-laced blue water and tear gas at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the Hong Kong government office complex Sunday, as violence... Read more ...

David Young Still Running on Disastrous Health Care Repeal

David Young Still Running on Disastrous Health Care Repeal

In 2018, hardworking Iowans fired former Congressman David Young over his efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act and gut protections for people with pre-existing conditions... Read more ...

Trump Says Brett Kavanaugh Is The One 'Being Assaulted' Amid New Accusations

Trump Says Brett Kavanaugh Is The One 'Being Assaulted' Amid New Accusations

The president again came to Kavanaugh's defense on Monday in the wake of new sexual assault accusations against the controversial Supreme Court justice. Read more ...

Nadler throws cold water on Kavanaugh impeachment

Nadler throws cold water on Kavanaugh impeachment

The House Judiciary Committee is too tied up with "impeaching the president" to take immediate action on a potential investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against... Read more ...

Puerto Rico's Crises Could Break The Island's Two-Party Politics

Puerto Rico's Crises Could Break The Island's Two-Party Politics

In a U.S. territory where the two parties revolve around statehood or commonwealth status, a new movement wants to offer an alternative. Read more ...