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Rex Tillerson meets with House Foreign Affairs Committee

CLOSE The White House’s former top lawyer, Don McGahn, defied a congressional subpoena and skipped a hearing. USA TODAYFormer Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday to discuss his time working for the Trump administration, a committee aide confirmed to USA TODAY.Tillerson was interviewed by a handful of lawmakers for seven hours, […]

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House Judiciary Committee subpoenas Hope Hicks, Annie Donaldson

CLOSEHope Hicks attends a session hosted by President Trump with student survivors of school shootings, their parents and teachers in the State Dining Room at the White House on Feb. 21, 2018 in Washington. (Photo: CHIP SOMODEVILLA, GETTY IMAGES)Former White House communications director Hope Hicks, who was once one of President Donald Trump’s most trusted advisers, was […]

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Federal judge refuses to block House subpoena

President Donald Trump takes questions from a gathering of reporters next to Air Force One at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. President Trump visited the Cincinnati area for a MAGA Rally at the Warren County Fair Grounds in Lebanon, Ohio, Friday night.  (Photo: Sam Greene, The Enquirer via USA TODAY Network)WASHINGTON […]

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White House tells former counsel not to testify to House

CLOSE President Trump signaled that he would not allow former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify before Congress. An interview with Trump aired on Fox News Channel’s Special Report with Bret Baier and Fox News @Night with Shannon Bream. (May 3) AP, APWASHINGTON – The White House has instructed its former top lawyer, Don […]

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House OKs Pelosi priority bill to expand gay rights

Matthew Daly, Associated Press Published 1:50 p.m. ET May 17, 2019 | Updated 1:54 p.m. ET May 17, 2019CLOSE Democrats in the House approved sweeping anti-discrimination legislation Friday that would extend civil rights protections to LGBT people by prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. (May 17) APWASHINGTON – Democrats in the House […]