House Democrats Launch Probe Into Corruption Claims Against President Trump

On Monday, democrats on the House Judiciary Committee launched a wide-ranging investigation into allegations of obstruction of justice, corruption and abuse of power by President Donald Trump.

The panel sent more than 80 document requests to different individuals and entities in and associated with the Trump administration, Trump Organization and family’s business empire, campaign and inaugural efforts.

The inquir would inform any impeachment effort Democrats could decide to launch against President Trump, according to committee counsel. Democrats, in their document requests issued, have requested all relevant information to their investigation by March 18.

 Press secretary Sarah Sanders on said the White House had received the House Judiciary Committee’s letter and that the White House counsel’s office and relevant administration officials “will review it and respond at the appropriate time.”

U.S. House Judiciary Committee Orders Sweeping Trump Obstruction Probe


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