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Jerry Nadler Appears to Faint and Is Taken to Hospital

Mr. Nadler, the House Judiciary Chairman, was seated inside a school gymnasium in Manhattan when his head slumped.
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Jerry Nadler Is Taken to Hospital After Appearing to Faint at News Conference

Mr. Nadler, the House Judiciary Chairman, was seated inside a school gymnasium in Manhattan when his head slumped.
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Nadler pushes for empowering committee chairs on contempt

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler is pushing to empower committee chairs to hold individuals in contempt of Congress without going to the floor for a full House vote, a move that could expedite Democrats' ability to punish anyone who defies their subpoenas but also risk further escalating tensions between congressional Democrats and the White House.
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New York Passes Bill Giving Congress a Way to Get Trump’s State Tax Returns

Tax officials would be authorized to hand over his state returns to any one of three congressional committees, opening a new front in a heated battle.
Tags: News, New York State, Taxation, Trump, Democratic Party, Law and Legislation, Nadler, Donald J, State Legislatures, Trump Tax Returns, Jerrold, New York Passes Bill Giving Congress


Trump demands end to Russia probes, walks out of meeting with Democrats

By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump abruptly quit a meeting with congressional Democrats Wednesday with a flat declaration he would no longer work with them unless they drop their investigations in the aftermath of the Trump-Russia report. After the truncated meeting with the Democratic leaders, scheduled for a discussion of U.S. infrastructure problems, Trump lashed out at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for her comment earlier in the morning on Capitol Hill that sh...
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A Growing Call for Impeachment

As President Trump continues to stonewall Congress, House Democrats are split on what to do next.
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More Democrats seeking impeachment proceedings against Trump

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON — More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of Congress by blocking his former White House lawyer from testifying. A growing number of rank-and-file House Democrats, incensed by former counsel Don McGahn’s empty chair in the Judiciary Committee hearing room on Tuesday, are confronting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and pushing her and other leaders to act. Thei...
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House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Hope Hicks and McGahn Aide

The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday issued subpoenas to former White House communications director Hope Hicks and an aide to former White House counsel Donald McGahn, requesting more details about what lawmakers see as disturbing information in the special cousel's report on the Russia investigation.The committee's Democratic chairman, Jerrold Nadler, requested documents and public hearings from both Hicks and McGahn's former aide, Annie Donaldson, just a day after the White Hou...
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READ: House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Hope Hicks

The House Judiciary Committee subpoenaed former White House communications director Hope Hicks and ex-White House counsel staffer Annie Donaldson on Tuesday. In the requests, the committee demands a wide range of materials from each of the former Trump administration officials, including documents that relate to potential obstruction of justice by President Trump. Hicks is requested to testify before a June 19 hearing. Donaldson’s hearing is scheduled for June 24. Donaldson worked as chief of...
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Nadler is feeling the heat on impeachment

Pressure is mounting for House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler to launch impeachment proceedings, but the New York Democrat is weighing dueling loyalties to eager members and to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has urged her caucus to stay the course on investigations and ignore the growing chorus for what would become a bitterly divisive process.
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Democratic Calls for Impeachment Inquiry Grow as Leaders Instead Vow to Toughen Tactics

Some Progressive Democrats have joined calls for an impeachment inquiry, arguing that it will strengthen the party’s efforts to stop President Trump’s stonewalling.
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REPORT: Mueller Resists Dems’ Request to Testify Publicly about Details Outside His Report

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is resisting congressional Democrats' request that he testify publicly about details of his investigation that were not included in his final report, the Washington Post first reported Tuesday.Mueller and his representatives have reportedly reached an impasse in their negotiations with House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler, who would like him to speak publicly about a range of issues, including whether the president could be charged with obstruction o...
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Will McGahn’s No-Show Tip Dems Towards Impeachment?

Democrats are very angry that former White House Counsel Don McGahn, at President Trump’s instruction, defied a subpoena Tuesday for his testimony. But what they intend to do about it is not yet clear. McGahn’s no-show may prove to be an inflection point in pushing Democrats towards an impeachment process for Trump. But so far, there is still a major division among the caucus — and even among those on the House Judiciary Committee — over whether to move forward with impeachment proceedings, w...
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Rep. Tom McClintock says Jerry Nadler knows he'd be humiliated if he challenged executive privilege claim in court

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Nadler cannot compel former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify, says California Congressman Tom McClintock, Republican member or the House Judiciary Committee.
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Ex-White House lawyer skips House hearing as Trump again spurns Congress

In a further escalation of a constitutional struggle between Trump and Congress over its power to investigate him, the White House on Monday told McGahn, who left his post in October, to disregard a subpoena from the Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee to appear at the hearing. "When this committee issues a subpoena, even to a senior presidential adviser, the witness must show up. If he does not immediately correct his mistake, this committee will have no choice but to enforce this subpoe...
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McGahn Defies House Subpoena After White House Claims Immunity

The hearing room chair reserved for McGahn sat empty behind microphones, as committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler of New York opened the scheduled hearing. “This conduct is not remotely acceptable,” Nadler said, referring to the White House’s instruction to McGahn not to appear.
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Nadler Slams McGahn For Ditching Hearing: ‘Our Subpoenas Are Not Optional’

House Judiciary Committee chair Jerry Nadler (D-NY) tore into ex-White House counsel Don McGahn for skipping his hearing in front of the committee on Tuesday morning. During the brief 30-minute hearing, Nadler ripped the White House’s argument that McGahn has “absolute immunity” from House Democrats’ subpoenas. “Our subpoenas are not optional,” Nadler said. “Mr. McGahn has a legal obligation to be here for this scheduled appearance. If he does not immediately correct his mistake, this committ...
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Brit Hume on Nadler vs. the White House, Loretta Lynch vs. James Comey

Democrats weigh their next move after former White House counsel Don McGahn defies subpoena, skips House hearing; reaction and analysis from Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume.
Tags: News, White House, House, Fox News, James Comey, Brit Hume, Nadler, Don McGahn, White House Loretta Lynch


Nadler: Trump’s Effort To Stop Mueller Probe ‘Constitutes A Crime’

The House Judiciary Committee chair also pilloried Trump for blocking testimony from former W.H. counsel Don McGahn.
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McGahn Skips Hearing, Defying Subpoena, and Democrats’ Anger Swells

The House Judiciary Committee chairman said his panel would soon hold a contempt vote, while other members were expected to go public with calls for an impeachment inquiry.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Trump, Pelosi, House Judiciary Committee, Mueller, Executive Privilege, Nadler, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Impeachment, McGahn, Donald F II, Robert S III, Jerrold


Nadler prepares to punish Don McGahn after White House directs former counsel not to testify

Former White House counsel Don McGahn will not appear Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers said in a letter Monday, defying the committee's subpoena.
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As McGahn Prepares to Defy Subpoena, Democrats’ Anger Swells

The House Judiciary Committee chairman said his panel would soon hold a contempt vote, while other members were expected to go public with calls for an impeachment inquiry.
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Nadler prepares to punish McGahn after White House directs him not to testify

• Opinion: Trump's argument to block McGahn from testifying is nuts • Analysis: Why McGahn needs to testify
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Nadler prepares to punish Don McGahn after White House directs former counsel not to testify

Former White House counsel Don McGahn will not appear Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers said in a letter Monday, defying the committee's subpoena.
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Nadler prepares to punish McGahn after WH directs him not to testify

Former White House counsel Don McGahn will not appear Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers said in a letter Monday, defying the committee's subpoena.
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READ: Nadler warns McGahn about consequences of failing to appear before committee

In a letter to Don McGahn, Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler rejects the WH argument that McGahn is immune from congressional subpoenas, and warns of "serious consequences" if he fails to appear.
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Trump DOJ tells Former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify to House Judiciary Committee

The Department of Justice on Monday released a new opinion from the Office of Legal Counsel: former White House counsel Don McGahn is not legally required to testify before Congress, they say. Grab popcorn. A very big legal battle awaits. Former @WhiteHouse counsel directed by @POTUS not to give testimony to Congress, says @PressSec. pic.twitter.com/zOo9xgmQqu — Steve Herman (@W7VOA) May 20, 2019 NEW: DOJ has released a new opinion from the Office of Legal Counsel saying former White Hou...
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Nadler: ‘I Would Assume’ Mueller Testimony Pushed Back Until June

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler isn’t optimistic that his tentative deadline of May 23 for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before the committee will be met. According to Politico, Nadler and a senior Democratic committee aide said Friday night that no Mueller hearing is planned for the next week. “I would assume not,” Nadler said when asked whether Mueller would publicly testify before the upcoming Memorial Day recess that begins next Friday. However, a Judiciary staffer offere...
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