Government Oversight

Nadler, Lofgren Statement on Trump Administration's Announcement of Record Low Refugee Admission Level

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On Saturday, following a month-long freeze in refugee admissions, President Trump finally signed the Presidential Refugee Determination, setting a record-low refugee admissions level of 18,000 for Fiscal Year 2020. In response, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Immigration and Citizenship Subcommittee Chair Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) released the following statement: "President... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Floor Statement in Support of Resolution Authorizing Next Steps in House Impeachment Inquiry

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Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following statement on the House floor in support of H.Res. 660, a resolution that provides the path forward in the next phase of the House impeachment inquiry of President Trump: "Thank you, Madam Speaker. I support this resolution because it is the solemn duty of the Congress to investigate the serious allegations aga... Read more »

House Democrats Press Conference Following Vote on Impeachment Inquiry Resolution

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Washington, D.C. (Oct. 31, 2019)— Today, House Democrats will hold a press conference following the vote on the resolution that will provide a clear path forward as the House enters the next phase of the inquiry, including open hearings on President Donald Trump’s abuse of power. WHO: Rep. James P. McGovern, Chairman of the Rules Committee Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Chairman of the Permanent Select ... Read more »

Four Chairs Statement on Resolution for Open Hearings on Trump’s Abuse of Power

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Washington, D.C. (Oct. 29, 2019)— Today, Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Chairman of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, the Chairman of the Judiciary Committee, Rep. Eliot L. Engel, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, the Acting Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement: “The House impeachm... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Statement on Judiciary Committee Impeachment Procedures

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Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Rules Committee released text of impeachment procedures for the House Judiciary Committee that are part of impeachment procedures that will be voted on by the full House. The Judiciary impeachment procedures provide clear safeguards for the President during the impeachment inquiry. They include, among other things, the ability to attend hearings, question witnes... Read more »

Nadler & Schiff Release Key Takeaways from Victorious Court Ruling on Mueller Grand Jury Material

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Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) released key takeaways from Chief Judge Beryl Howell’s favorable court ruling which ordered the Department of Justice (DOJ) to turn over redacted 6(e) grand jury material from Special Counsel Mueller’s report to the House Judiciary Committee by October 30... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Statement on Victorious Court Ruling Regarding Mueller Grand Jury Material

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Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) released the following statement after Chief Judge Beryl Howell ordered the Department of Justice to turn over redacted 6(e) grand jury material from Special Counsel Mueller’s report by October 30, 2019: “I am gratified that the federal district court has ordered that the Special Counsel’s grand jury information must be turned over to... Read more »