Adam Smith // 5/22/19 //
The power struggle between the Trump Administration and Congress continues: The Democratic House moves towards impeachment, while two federal judges reject the President’s assertions of privilege. The President will appoint Ken Cuccinelli, a former Virginia attorney general and vocal anti-immigration hardliner, as his new immigration czar.
TRUMP: INVESTIGATIONS AND LITIGATION
A Washington, D.C., federal district court held that the President’s accounting firm must comply with a House subpoena (The Hill)
And a New York federal district court ordered the release of search warrants from Robert Mueller’s investigation of the President’s former personal counsel, Michael Cohen (CNN).
The President is expected to name Ken Cuccinelli, a former Virginia Attorney General and anti-immigration hardliner, as his immigration czar (NYT).