House Dems Seek Docs On Pence Doonebeg Stay

Clay Curtis
September 11, 2019

Since the policy of the US Ministry of Justice does not allow prosecuting the incumbent president, the House of Representatives is the only institution that can now hold President Trump accountable for obstructing the investigation of former special prosecutor Robert Muller on Russia's "interference" in the 2016 elections.

Hosting next year's summit at Trump National Doral Miami could potentially present a conflict with the Constitution because the foreign governments that would attend the meeting will spend money on lodging, transportation and security.

"Potential violations of the Foreign and Domestic Emoluments Clauses of the Constitution are of grave concern to the Committee as it considers whether to recommend articles of impeachment", they said.

Pence drew fire from Democrats when he stayed at the Trump International Golf Club in Doonberg on the west coast of Ireland during his visit to the country, though it was 300 kilometres (180 miles) away from his meetings in the capital, Dublin.

"Though the language of the resolution is still in flux, some sources said it could incorporate elements of traditional impeachment probes, such as offering access to the president's attorneys or providing for more time to question witnesses", Politico reported.

Nadler's letter from the same day was addressed to White House Counsel Pat Cipollone and U.S. Secret Service Director James Murray. Nadler said in his letter to the White House that the panel was asking for the documents as part of its impeachment probe. A spokesperson for Trump Doral did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Gough and Harry Hall edged Stewart Hagestad and Bhatia Akshay 2 and 1, and Gough beat Isaiah Salinda 2 up in singles. On the other hand, the last time the USA trailed after Day 1 and came back to win was 1963 at Turnberry.

Pelosi echoed the Democratic investigators, calling Trump's properties "a cesspool of corruption" and a "black hole for taxpayers' money". You know, I think it's important for us to think about what is in the best interest of the country and the American people, and continuing to pursue impeachment is something that I think will only further to tear our country apart. "He made it very clear that he was advertising his resort".

Mucarsel-Powell said Democrats are willing to battle Trump in court if he doesn't produce documents.

The U.S. Congress will put on a vote the resolution for an investigation to impeach President Donald Trump, as The Voice of America informs.

Trump's resorts have become a source of much controversy for his presidency. Golfers who quit their memberships could wait years to get their deposits back. The Secret Service has had the most hard time managing this sensitive "emoluments" issue, as they must both protect the president and house their agents at his resort, or wherever the president stays.

"We don't have all the evidence".

"The Judiciary Committee's investigation will be broadening out", Rep. Jamie Raskin, a Maryland Democrat on the Judiciary Committee, told CNN.

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