House Democrats eye date for Barr contempt vote

Democratic leaders are considering dates for votes by the full House of Representatives to hold Attorney General William Barr -- and possibly others -- in contempt of Congress, two Democratic ... read more

McGahn fails to testify, faces possible contempt

Former White House counsel Don McGahn, as expected, failed to show at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday morning after being directed not to testify by President Donald Trump. ... read more

Nadler pushes for empowering committee chairs on contempt

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler is pushing to empower committee chairs to hold individuals in contempt of Congress without going to the floor for a full House vote, a move that could expedite ... read more

McGahn to defy subpoena for testimony, face contempt vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are facing yet another attempt by President Donald Trump to stonewall their investigations, this time with former White House counsel Donald McGahn defying a subpoena ... read more

McGahn defies subpoena for testimony, faces contempt vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler gaveled open a Trump-Russia hearing Tuesday with an empty witness chair and a stern warning that former White House Counsel Don McGahn will be ... read more

Steven Donziger, Suspended Attorney, Is Held in Contempt of Court

I've detailed the civil contempt of court motion against Steven Donziger in prior columns. So it's very pleasing to read United States District Judge Lewis Kaplan's remarkable, 75-page, contempt of ... read more

Nadler prepares contempt vote for McGahn — but what are the consequences?

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler is preparing a committee vote to hold former White House counsel Don McGahn in contempt of Congress, the second Trump official to get such treatment for defying ... read more

Contempt or impeachment? Trump and Democrats locked in ultimate congressional battle

The Trump administration has attempted to block any and all requests from Democrats in Congress. Photograph: Carlos Barría/Reuters Democrats grabbed control of the House of Representatives in January ... read more

House Judiciary Chairman Nadler: "We're Going To Have To Hold McGahn In Contempt"

Monday on CNN's "Cuomo Primetime," House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said that if Don McGahn, the former White House Counsel, does not appear at Tuesday's scheduled House Judiciary ... read more

House Intelligence Committee delays possible contempt vote against AG Barr

The House Intelligence Committee delayed a potential vote Wednesday over whether to hold U.S. Attorney General William Barr in contempt in the ongoing battle over special counsel Robert Mueller’s full ... read more

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