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House Judiciary Committee subpoenas 12 witnesses, Jared Kushner and National Enquirer's David Pecker and Dylan Howard included
On Thursday, the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday expanded its investigation into Donald Trump and obstruction of justice by authorizing subpoenas to 12 officials, including the President's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and former top National Enquirer executives David Pecker and Dylan Howard.
David Pecker served as American Media's CEO, and Dylan Howard as its CCO.
Here's the list of the names the Judiciary Committee has voted to authorize subpoenas for:
1 Rick Dearborn2 Michael Flynn3 Jody Hunt4 Jared Kushner5 John Kelly6 Corey Lewandowski7 Rob Porter8 Rod Rosenstein9 Jeff Sessions10 Keith Davidson11 Dylan Howard12 David Pecker
It's official: National Enquirer bosses David Pecker and Dylan Howard have been subpoenaed... https://t.co/9yCZhHeWoi
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) July 11, 2019
House Judiciary approves subpoenas for 12 key witnesses, including AMI executives David Pecker and Dylan Howard https://t.co/JwNfaQFrPn
— Brian Schwartz (@schwartzbCNBC) July 11, 2019
Here's Trump's response:
....conflicted and compromised Mueller again. He said he was done after his last 9 minute speech, and that he had nothing more to say outside of the No Collusion, No Obstruction, Report. Enough already, go back to work! I won, unanimously, the big Emoluments case yesterday!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 11, 2019
From Politico's coverage of the Thursday House vote:
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On a party-line vote, the committee empowered Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) to issue subpoenas to current and former Trump administration officials who were central figures in former special counsel Robert Muellers 22-month investigation of Russian contacts with the Trump campaign.
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