WH Counsel to Rep. Nadler: ‘Committee’s Sweeping Document Requests…Violate the Separation of Powers’

CNS News | 5/15/2019 | Staff
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A March 15, 2019 letter from White House Counsel Pat Cipollone to Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) says that Nadler committee’s demands for documents “violate the separation of powers” – and, that Congress has no right to pursue a “do-over” of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of President Donald Trump.

Additionally, Cipollone’s letter says harassment of political opponents is not a legitimate function of Congress, Axios reports:

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White House counsel Pat Cipollone said that Congress has no right to a "do-over" of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation and other investigations undertaken by the Justice Department in a letter sent to House Judiciary...
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