House Panel Asks Court for Mueller Grand Jury Material

"In response to what that you just might procure seen, read or heard about Particular Counsel Robert Mueller's file on Russian interference", pollsters requested, "invent you compromise or disagree that President Trump turned into exonerated by special counsel Robert Mueller?" It's maybe the most African American district in the country - my people just tell me, "Stay on it, stay on it".

The committee wants his testimony to help them detail what Mueller uncovered in his obstruction investigation, but McGahn ignored their subpoena and did not appear at a May hearing under direction from the White House.

"No, I don't", Nadler told CNN's "State of the Union".

Nadler said such evidence might include material on possible wrongdoing by Trump outside the Russian Federation inquiry, for example under the emoluments clause of the constitution which is meant to guard against personal gain from public office.

The committee is preparing to petition a federal judge for access to the secret grand jury material given to Mueller and his investigators.

But, for me, the hearings were ultimately a reminder that our historical moment demands that, no matter what our politics are, we ask questions and challenge how Americans define democracy, patriotism, liberty and justice.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tried to restrain Democrats from initiating the impeachment process against Trump without first ensuring public support. "And a president who is immune from prosecution by virtue of the Justice Department's saying that every president's immune from prosecution should be prosecuted after he leaves office - or at least impeach him and remove him from office, if you can prove those crimes".

"This is over. Most folks know it is over", the senior Trump official stressed.

Despite questions about whether Mueller's appearance advanced the case for impeachment, Nadler defended calling him to testify because it "broke the lie" that Trump and Attorney General William Barr have repeated that the report showed no collusion or obstruction by Trump and completely exonerated the president.

Democrats have rallied around Ocasio-Cortez and three other progressive freshman women, including Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., a Somali immigrant and USA citizen after President Donald Trump tweeted last week that the quartet should "go back" to where they came from. Now that's a "purview" in the tradition of the Democrat party, and that's a purview that I can believe, because that is exactly how the two-year national embarrassment was conducted, whether Mueller is alert enough to be aware of it or not.

As well as the near-guarantee that impeachment would fail in the Republican-held Senate, Democratic leaders are wary of galvanising Trump supporters.

"We did now not attain a dedication as to whether the president committed against the law", mentioned Mr. Mueller. "I want to make sure that's the right decision".

  • Sonia Alvarado