Committee approves contempt of Congress citations against William Barr, Wilbur Ross

Committee approves contempt of Congress citations against William Barr, Wilbur Ross

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House Oversight Committee voted on Wednesday to approve contempt of Congress citations against Attorney General William Barr and

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. House Oversight Committee voted on Wednesday to approve contempt of Congress citations against Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for defying congressional subpoenas related to the U.S. Census.READ MORE: U.S. House votes approving authority to sue Trump advisers who ignored subpoenasBy a 24-15 vote, the panel recommended that the full House of Representatives find Barr and Ross in contempt for refusing to cooperate with an investigation of the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census.This breaking news story will be updated.
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