05 March, 2019
Democratic Reps. Adam Schiff of California, the chair of the House Intelligence Committee, Eliot Engel of NY, the chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the chair of the House Oversight Committee, signed the letters, which were sent to acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
The House Judiciary Committee is launching a sweeping new probe of US President Donald Trump, his White House, his campaign and his businesses, sending document requests to 81 people linked to the president and his associates.
Other high-profile names on the list include perennially embattled White House aide and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, former White House counsel Don McGahn and the president's inaugural committee. But he said, "The claim that there is no evidence is factually wrong".
Mr Nadler said he believed Mr Trump had obstructed justice.
OR man Jeremy Taylor survives snowstorm by eating hot sauce
On Sunday, February 24 , outdoorsman Jeremy Taylor filled up his Toyota 4Runner with gas, and set off into the OR snow . Taylor and his dog were both very hungry but otherwise in good health when rescued, authorities said.
LG V50 ThinQ 5G Phone Announced with Snapdragon 855 SoC & Five Cameras
You can only use the dual screen in two different angles - 104 and 180 degrees and uses the phone's battery to power the display . There's no word on availability just yet but expect device partner Sprint to test the 5G network in the United States.
NK media reports on Kim's departure for Trump summit in Hanoi
Soldiers were deployed to Dong Dang station and along the road to the capital, according to AFP reporters at the scene. Trump pledged to work towards peace between their countries and for the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
"We don't even know what the Mueller report says, but Democrats are already hedging their bets", Representative Doug Collins (R-Ga.) said".
As special counsel Robert Mueller wraps up his Russian Federation probe, federal investigators have focused on conflicting public statements by President Trump and his team that could be seen as an effort to influence witnesses and obstruct justice, people familiar with the investigation told CNN.
Cummings, Schiff and Engel's requests follow up on a joint letter the chairmen sent to the White House last month, in which they requested information about records maintained during Trump's discussions with Putin.
The House Oversight and Reform Committee received testimony from Cohen last Wednesday in a high-profile hearing where the president's former lawyer accused Trump of lying to the public about his business interests in Russian Federation, his role in silencing women who alleged sexual encounters during the 2016 election and his knowledge of WikiLeaks's hacked material damaging Clinton. The panel also is looking at whether Trump has used the White House for personal enrichment in violation of the Constitution's emoluments clause.
House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) later responded on the show, stating, "I think Congressman Nadler made a decision to impeach the president the day the president won the election".
Trump, since returning from his collapsed summit in Hanoi last week with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has resumed his Twitter attacks on Mueller's investigation and the growing number of inquiries in Congress.
Trump maintains that his campaign did not collude with Russian Federation and has repeatedly attacked the investigation on Twitter.