Democratic House Victory Could Echo from Moscow to Riyadh
The Democratic leaders of many House committees will have subpoena powers enabling them to obtain documents, emails and testimony.
- Published 7 November 2018
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NEW DELHI (AP) — The Democratic victory in the U.S. House of Representatives could echo from Moscow to Beijing to Riyadh, with empowered Democrats now able to launch new investigations into President Donald Trump’s international business empire and his political dealings with the rest of the world. Overturning control of the House in Tuesday’s midterm elections has given the Democrats a powerful weapon to wield against Trump: the subpoena. The Democratic leaders of many House…