House Cmte. Authorizes Subpoenas For Trump Administration Alumni

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These individuals include former White House strategist Steve Bannon and former comm. director Hope Hicks.

In addition to authorizing a subpoena to force the Justice Department to release the full Mueller report to Congress, the Democrat-led House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday voted along party lines to issue subpoenas to collect documents from 5 former officials within the Trump administration, Axios reports.

The decision is part of the committee's ongoing investigation into alleged obstruction of justice, corruption, and other related abuses of power committee within the Trump administration.

The committee authorized subpoenas for the following officials: former White House counsel Donald F. McGahn II, the president's former chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon, former White House communications director Hope Hicks, former presidential chief of staff Reince Priebus, and former deputy to McGahn Annie Donaldson.

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