If former Trump National Security Adviser John Bolton’s former deputy and House Democrats agree on one thing it’s that they definitely don’t acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney getting involved in a lawsuit over whether current and former administration officials are required to comply with demands to testify.
Nobody wants Mick at the party. https://t.co/12LXCUQXqL
— Ross Garber (@rossgarber) November 11, 2019
The lawsuit was initially filed by former White House national security official Charles Kupperman last month after the Trump administration ordered him not to comply with a subpoena from House Democrats. Last Friday, Mulvaney sought to intervene. On Monday, an attorney for Kupperman and lawyers for House Democrats both rejected Mulvaney’s motion to interview, but in slightly different ways.
You can read both filings below.
This is a developing story.
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