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Special counsel Robert Mueller finds no evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials; in response, the Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan.
House Oversight Committee Ranking member Jim Jordan demanded answers from the Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings on Tuesday about the secret meetings with other house Committee leaders in relation to their magnificent Trump-focused studies.
Jordan, R-Ohio, the first questions after a secret Memorandum of Understanding, or MOU, between Cummings, D-Md., and House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., Last week, the Committee’s top Democrat, pulled the trigger and he beat against the house rules.
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“Your non-public Memorandum of understanding with the Chairman of water cites no specific authority, so that you to execute a MOU, which could impact on the future of investigative actions, which she wrote as a Chairman on behalf of the Committee,” Jordan on Tuesday. “I ask again, if you can explain the authority that allowed them, subject to the execution of the MOU, the possible Committee action, without the prior consent of the members of the Committee.”
Jordan also outlined a set of house rules that authorize Cummings, “certain, enumerated acts as the Chairman with reference to the Committee for the supervision and legal business—convening of hearings, investigation, approval and issuance of subpoenas, order depositions, and the appointment of task forces.”
Jordan first ask about the secret Cummings-water meeting last week. The Washington Examiner first reported that Jordan accused Democrats to co-ordinate, in secret, in connection with their investigations into the President, while the Republicans in the darkness. The examiner also reported that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., was part of the secret meeting.
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Last week, Jordan called for answers on why Cummings had a meeting, and not to “lead with the Republican members of the Committee, or of members to allow for review and discussion of the terms” of the MOU, before you hold it.
“If you intend to make use of it to the Committee, the limited resources to suit President Trump for political purposes, I hope you wrote at least transparent about their actions,” Jordan. “Their ability to function as a fair and impartial finder of fact, is now in great danger. The members of the Committee — and, more importantly, the American citizens we represent —deserve to know exactly how the leadership of this Committee.”
A spokesman for Cummings did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.
Jordan ‘s questions, and Cummings’ meeting, come amidst sweeping Trump-focused research in the whole of the house of representatives. Cummings’ Committee investigation on the controversial security review process for Trump administration officials, and also subpoenaing materials related to the President’s personal finances. Last week, Cummings sworn, and summons Trump’s accountant.
Meanwhile, ship Committee examines the President’s foreign business and the Russian election meddling, maintaining that, despite the results by Mueller probe, there is evidence of collusion.
Ship panel has also weighed in subpoenaing the interpreter who was present for meetings between trump and the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, you will receive instructions from the peaks.
Waters’ Committee is also probing the President, the vote with the ship Committee for money laundering requests. The House Foreign Affairs Committee, under the chairmanship of Rep. Eliot Engel, D-NY, is also involved.
Ship and water have said they would conduct a joint investigation of the Deutsche Bank, which has done, the extensive transactions with the President. Last year, the ship is calculated, the trump financial records with Deutsche Bank and Russia can turn out to be a “form of compromise” that “must be made known.” The ship has long claimed that there had to be a reason for this is that the German banks are giant, who said he has a “history of the money-laundering of Russian money,” was willing to work with the Trump organization.