House holds Barr, Ross in contempt of Congress

The House voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress on Wednesday.
0:48 | 07/18/19

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House Democrats have voted to hold attorney general William Barr and commerce secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal content bar and Wall Street. Used to comply with the pianist stemming from their failed effort to at a citizenship question to the point when he senses. The White House says it's another attempt to harass the president and his administration. The move is largely symbolic because the Justice Department is not expected to prosecute them. Federal prosecutors in New York. Have closed their investigation and to hush money payments arranged by former tropics are Michael Cohen. And a judge has ordered the government to release search warrant records and other documents related to the case by this morning. The closure of the probe appears to suggest that no one other than Colin will be charged. Cohen said he paid off porn star stormy Daniels and former Playboy centerfold Karen McDougal at president trumps direction.

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