Senators blast Trump judicial nominee for silence at hearing

World / Politics Sep 12, 2019

Senators blast Trump judicial nominee for silence at hearing

Senators from both parties criticized a federal appeals court judge nominee for declining to answer questions Wednesday about his work in the Trump White House and Education Department. Steven Menashi, an associate White House counsel, has been nominated by President Donald Trump for the New ...

U.S. House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers

World / Crime & Legal Sep 5, 2019

U.S. House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kevin McAleenan, to testify about President Donald Trump's alleged offer of pardons to officials implementing U.S. immigration policy. McAleenan is required to appear before the ...