REPORT: White House beefs up legal team with 17 new attorneys to battle Democrats, Mueller

BY TEAM DML / JANUARY 10, 2019 /

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The White House has beefed up its legal team in recent weeks, hiring 17 additional lawyers to help prevent President Donald Trump’s discussions with top advisers from being obtained House Democrats or revealed to special counsel Robert Mueller, The Washington Post reported.

The White House plan is to assert Trump’s executive privilege on both fronts. That strategy is being led by new White House Counsel Pat Cipollone, and aides said the goal is to preserve a legal protection that past presidents have invoked.

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But with Democrats planning to go as far as subpoenaing the administration for information, such a strategy could quickly inflame tensions between the two sides and may lead to lengthy legal battles.

Some Democrats have already pledged to subpoena a copy of Mueller’s full report should the White House seek to to block any portions of it from being made public.

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2 Comments

  1. Jo January 10th, 2019 at 2:17 pm

    Go get them and shut them down!! We have had enough of this crap, resisting, and Lies!!!

    Reply

  2. Cab January 10th, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Time to declassify the documents!

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