Nadler subpoenas Hope Hicks, Annie Donaldson after McGahn defies panel's demands

Former White House counsel Don McGahn refuses to testify, skips House hearing The Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel recommended McGahn skip the hearing with an opinion that he ‘qualifies as a senior adviser entitled to testimonial immunity’; chief White House correspondent John Roberts reports. Just hours after former White House Counsel Don McGahn defied a subpoena from House Judiciary […]

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House Judiciary chief calls White House stance on panel probe 'preposterous'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Wednesday that the White House’s refusal to cooperate with his panel’s probe of allegations of obstruction of justice and abuses of power by President Donald Trump was “preposterous” and puts the president above the law. “This is the White House claiming that the president is king,” Nadler told […]

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Nadler says open to talks with Justice Department on subpoena for Mueller report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said in a letter to Attorney General William Barr on Friday that he was still open to talks with the Justice Department over a subpoena for an unredacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report. “We note that the full House (of Representatives) has not yet taken action on […]

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David Schoen: Nadler must be stopped from weaponizing the House Judiciary Committee for political gain

Jerry Nadler: Trump has not been exonerated and Barr’s conclusions raise more questions than answers The entire Mueller report must be made public to Congress and the American people, says New York Congressman Jerry Nadler, Democratic chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. New York Democratic Congressman Jerry Nadler is the Chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee. His conduct in […]

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Top Dem Nadler threatens to subpoena Acting AG Whitaker, despite his agreement to testify

Rep. Jerry Nadler introduces a bill to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Trump Former deputy assistant Attorney General under President George W. Bush Tom Dupree says that it’s no surprise that the Democrats are setting out to protect Robert Mueller. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler is threatening to subpoena Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, […]

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Rep. Jerry Nadler says Trump directing payments would be an ‘impeachable offense’

The top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee says he believes it would be an “impeachable offense” if it’s proved that President Donald Trump directed illegal hush-money payments to women during the 2016 campaign. But Rep. Jerry Nadler of New York, who’s expected to chair the panel in January, says it’s unclear whether that alone would justify Congress launching impeachment […]

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