Allegations of misconduct against Kellyanne Conway come to a head, following claims of Hatch Act violations.
House Oversight Committee
The president speaks out on the House Oversight Committee’s vote to hold the attorney general and secretary of commerce in contempt.
The Trump administration has asserted executive privilege over documents related to the 2020 Census citizenship question.
Republicans are speaking out on a recent announcement by House Democrats in regard to the census.
Democrats on the House Oversight Committee are moving forward with their own contempt of Congress charges.
Lawmakers are calling for Michael Cohen to be held responsible for lying to Congress. Republican Congressmen Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows are leading this effort by pushing to examine Cohen’s testimony for evidence of perjury.
The House Oversight Committee will vote next week on whether to hold AG William Barr, and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt. Democrats released a memo late Friday, alleging the vote is in response to “direct” and “aggressive interference” by the White House to block their interview of former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. Lawmakers were seeking to grill Kobach over the Trump administration’s plan to add a citizenship question to next year’s census.
The House Oversight Committee said it will consider postponing contempt votes for Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross if they submit requested documents by Thursday.