Tag: subpoena

Jan. 6 Commission Subpoena Is ‘Political Vendetta’ Disregarding House Rules: Rep. Jim Jordan

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) responded to a subpoena from the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol breach by characterizing it as “political vendetta,” pointing to the committee’s doctoring and misrepresentation of nonpublic information and listing some of his demands in return. Jordan contested the validity and constitutionality of the congressional subpoena and…


Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton, Other State Lawmakers Subpoenaed in Fed Probe

Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton and other state lawmakers have been subpoenaed to appear before a federal grand jury as part of an ongoing probe into alleged legislative corruption and fraud, including a “kickback” scheme. The alleged subpoenas come just weeks after now-former Rep. Robin Smith, (R-Hixson) resigned after pleading guilty to a wire fraud charge. “It is not unexpected that I…


Jan. 6 Committee Subpoenas Former Trump Aide Peter Navarro

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday subpoenaed Peter Navarro, former White House trade advisor under the Trump administration. The panel is demanding Navarro hand over documents by Feb. 23 and appear for a deposition on March 2. Members are accusing Navarro of being involved in a…


US Issues Subpoena to Chinese Company as Part of Supply Chain Review

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had issued a subpoena to an unnamed Chinese company as part of the Biden administration’s review of its supply chain for any risks posed to U.S. national security. The administration of President Joe Biden has take a relatively hard line on Chinese companies, similar to that of…


Manhattan DA Subpoenas Tax Agency in Criminal Probe Into Trump Organization

The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has subpoenaed a New York City property tax agency as part of a criminal probe into one of former President Donald Trump’s companies. New York City Tax Commission was issued the subpoena, the agency’s president Frances Henn confirmed to Reuters on Friday. The move suggests that Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance…


Manhattan DA Subpoenas Tax Agency in Criminal Probe Into Trump Organization: Report

The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has subpoenaed a New York City property tax agency as part of a criminal probe into one of former President Donald Trump’s companies. New York City Tax Commission was issued the subpoena, the agency’s president Frances Henn confirmed to Reuters on Friday. The move suggests that Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance…