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House Gives Go-Ahead To Enforcing Subpoenas

Jun 12, 2019 - The New York Times

WASHINGTON -- The House voted on Tuesday to authorize the Judiciary Committee to go to court to enforce two subpoenas related to Robert S. Mueller III's inquiry -- threatening to open a new legal front in the Democrats' efforts to investigate President Trump and his administration.

The resolution, which passed along party lines, 229 to 191, grants the Judiciary Committee the power to petition a federal judge to force Attorney General William P. Barr and the former White House counsel Donal...