White House Orders Ex-Counsel McGahn to Defy House Subpoena

Besides requesting documents, the House Judiciary committee's subpoena also asks former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify.

  • Published 7 May 2019
Stay Informed

The Daily Debunker brings you the top stories on Snopes.com.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has instructed former White House counsel Don McGahn to defy a subpoena for documents from the House Judiciary Committee, arguing that the materials are subject to executive privilege. The committee wants to speak to McGahn and review certain documents after he cooperated extensively with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference and whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice. In a letter to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold… Read at AP News