Kushner used messaging app in White House: Cummings

Jared Kushner used an encrypted messaging app for official business and to communicate with contacts outside the U.S., his lawyer told senior lawmakers in December.
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Thanks very much. Let's bring in Mary Bruce for more. Mary, on capitol hill Democrats on capitol hill, those in the majority right now concerned they might not see the report or the underlying investigative tears and say there's precedent for that release. Reporter: Yeah, George, Democrats are making very clear that they are not going to be satisfied unless they see the full Mueller report and the underlying evidence. That means that they are going to use every tool they have available to fight for this and you'll see subpoenas and likely see Mueller testifying on the hill and willing to fight it in court. The democratic chairman of the house intelligence committee notes there is precedent and says when Republicans were in charge they sought and obtained the underlying investigation regarding the Hillary Clinton email investigation so, George, this is going to be a long fight up here and Democrats aren't waiting, though. They are making very clear they're still continuing to ramp up their own investigations while they wait to get all this other information. One of those has echoes of the Hillary Clinton email investigation and the house oversight committee unearthing evidence that Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump used their personal email and messages systems for government business. Kushner's lawyers told him that the president's son-in-law used a private messaging app for official business and ivanka Trump may not be properly preserving some of her private emails on her private account. Democrats say this raises concerns about violations of the federal records act and they want more information but they say that the white house right now is stonewalling them. In a letter to the white house counsel Cummings says their fail Tur is obstructing the committee's investigation and warning the white house if they continue to withhold these documents from the committee that, quote, we will be forced to consider alternative means to obtain compliance. A clear signal they're willing to use their subpoena power. Mary, thanks very much. Now the latest on those

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