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McGahn's a No-Show, and Now Come the Consequences

1 month ago   |   By Newser

The lines were drawn Tuesday as former White House counsel Don McGahn defied a subpoena to testify in front of the House Judiciary committee, as expected. Also as expected, House Democrats indicated they would move to hold him in contempt. "Let me be clear. This committee will hear Mr. McGahn's...
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As ex-White House counsel defies subpoena, U.S. House Democrats weigh response

As ex-White House counsel defies subpoena, U.S. House Democrats weigh response

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Former White House Counsel Don McGahn ignored a subpoena to testify on Tuesday to a U.S. House of Representatives committee, fuelling talk among Democratic lawmakers of possible legal action against him and potential impeachment of President Donald Trump.
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Nadler vows accountability after McGahn defies subpoena to testify

Nadler vows accountability after McGahn defies subpoena to testify

1 month ago   |   By Politico

House Democrats convened Tuesday to hear a crucial witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation - and for the second time in a month, they came face to face with an empty chair. Former White House Counsel Don McGahn refused to appear, deferring to President Donald Trump's instruction that he not testify to the Democrat-led House Judiciary Committee. Chairman Jerry Nadler has warned that McGahn could face stiff consequences for ignoring his subpoena to appear and sent a warning shot at the president Tuesday. “Let me be clear: this committee will hear Mr. McGahn's testimony...
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Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn defies congressional subpoena

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Don McGahn skips House Judiciary Committee hearing in a further escalation of struggle between Trump and Congress.
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House Judiciary holds 'empty chair' hearing after Trump blocks McGahn's testimony

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

President Donald Trump directed his former White House counsel to defy a congressional subpoena and not appear before the committee.
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The Latest: McGahn defies subpoena, no-show at House hearing

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - The Latest on the House Judiciary Committee and Donald McGahn :
10:10 a.m.
Former White House Counsel Donald McGahn is a no-show at a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee, defying a subpoena for his testimony.
President Donald Trump directed McGahn to ignore the committee's subpoena to testify on Tuesday. A lawyer for McGahn said he would follow the president's directive.
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said the committee will vote to hold McGahn in contempt of Congress if he did not testify. It is one of several actions against current and former members...
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