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House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) on Wednesday tore into the Department of Justice (DOJ) over the agency’s refusal to comply with his committee’s subpoena, alleging that the department is engaging in “a massive, unprecedented, and growing pattern of obstruction.”
“Yesterday, President Trump declared to the entire country that he would obstruct Congress and order all White House officials to defy lawful subpoenas from Congress,” the powerful Democratic chairman said in a statement.
The article goes on to state the following:
“Today, the Trump Administration went even further by expanding this policy to employees at federal agencies — even when the subpoenas are bipartisan and supported by Republican Members of Congress.”
Read Cummings’ full statement below.
House Oversight Chair @RepCummings on DoJ ordering John Gore not to appear at scheduled cmte deposition under subpoena tomorrow morning:
“This is a massive, unprecedented, and growing pattern of obstruction.” pic.twitter.com/HsJMXLQSp5
— Craig Caplan (@CraigCaplan) April 24, 2019
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