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. https://www.lawfareblog.com/congressional-subpoena-power-and-executive-privilege-coming-showdown-between-branches
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CONGRESSIONAL SUBPOENA POWER AND EXECUTIVE PRIVILEGE: THE COMING SHOWDOWN BETWEEN THE BRANCHES
With the new Democratic majority in the House of Representatives sporting an aggressive oversight agenda on national security and foreign policy issues, it’s only a matter of time before a raft of congressional subpoenas is fired off from Capitol Hill. Also, only a matter of time is resistance to those subpoenas based on the assertion of executive privilege by the Trump administration. The Washington Post reports that the new White House counsel, Pat Cipollone, has hired 17 lawyers specifically for the purpose of strongly asserting the president’s executive privilege in responding to investigators for the House of Representatives. MARGARET TAYLOR READ MORE