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DOJ under former President Trump investigated House Dems, seized data, NY Times reports

2 days ago   |   By WGAL

House Speaker Pelosi and other top Democrats have called for an investigation following a New York Times report saying that the Justice Department under President Trump seized the communications data of members of the House Intelligence Committee.
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Adam Schiff calls for investigation after report of his phone records being seized by Trump DOJ

Adam Schiff calls for investigation after report of his phone records being seized by Trump DOJ

2 days ago   |   By Politico

Rep. Adam Schiff, chair of the House Intelligence Committee, called for an inspector general investigation of the Trump Justice Department on Thursday after a report said that his phone records, along with those of aides and another member of the committee, had been seized - what he condemned as a “terrible abuse of power.”
“It also makes the Department of Justice just a fully owned subsidiary of the president's personal legal interests and political interests,” the California Democrat told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow.
The New York Times, citing knowledgeable sources, reported on Thursday night...
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NY Times: Trump DOJ investigated House Dems, seized data

NY Times: Trump DOJ investigated House Dems, seized data

2 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other top Democrats called for an investigation on Thursday after The New York Times reported that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump seized the communications data of members of the House Intelligence Committee.
“The news about the politicization of the Trump Administration Justice Department is harrowing," Pelosi, D-Calif., said in a statement. “These actions appear to be yet another egregious assault on our democracy waged by the former president.”
The Times reported Thursday that the DOJ subpoenaed Apple for data from at...
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