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White House accuses Dems of Russia investigation overkill, vows no ‘do-over'


Added 05-15-19 01:29:02pm EST - “The White House is pushing back against the slew of Russia probe-related document requests from Democrats? on Capitol Hill, accusing the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee? of seeking to duplicate? Special Counsel Robert Mueller's…” - Foxnews.com

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Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) has been making headlines amid the controversial Russia probe, but here are some things you might not have known about the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.

The White House is pushing back against the slew of Russia probe-related document requests from Democrats on Capitol Hill, accusing the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee of seeking to duplicate Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation for political gain.

"Congressional investigations are intended to obtain information to aid in evaluating potential legislation, not to harass political opponents or to pursue an unauthorized ‘do-over’ of exhaustive law enforcement investigations conducted by the Department of Justice,” Pat Cipollone, counsel to the president, wrote in a letter to House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y. on Wednesday.

Cipollone’s 12-page letter is in response to a March 4 request from Nadler for a wide-range of documents related to the Russia investigation.

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