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Trump Wins Showdown on Snub of Congressional Subpoenas

FILE PHOTO: White House Counsel Don McGahn listens to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the US…

The White House won a key victory for presidential power Friday when an appeals court rejected a lawsuit over President Donald Trump blocking his former legal adviser from honoring a congressional subpoena.

The Washington appeals court ruled 2 to 1 that the U.S. judicial branch has no power to decide whether Trump could prevent former White House counsel Don McGahn from testifying in an investigation of the president by the House Judiciary Committee.

FILE – White House Counsel Don McGahn listens to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the U.S. Senate read more >>>

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