The White House is rejecting a request for documents from the House Judiciary Committee, blasting Democrats' investigation into President Trump as an attempted "do-over." White House Counsel Pat Cipollone in a letter to House Judiciary Committee Chair Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday criticized the committee's March request for documents from former and current administration officials. Democrats are currently investigating whether Trump abused his power in office and obstructed justice. Cipollone characterizes this congressional investigation as an "unauthorized 'do-over'" of the "exhaustive" one conducted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Nadler called the letter "preposterous," said Democrats would not end the investigation, and said people who don't comply with subpoenas could face "very large" fines.
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