Despite President Trump's earlier assertion of executive privilege over the documents, The House Oversight and Reform Committee voted largely along party lines on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt for "for refusal to comply with subpoenas."
There was one Republican who 'crossed the aisle' - Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) broke with his party to vote with the Democrats on the panel.
The panel's 24-15 vote Wednesday for the civil...
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Wednesday voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt, citing their refusal to comply with subpoenas for documents related to the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
According to CNN congressional reporter Manu Raju, the House Oversight Committee will vote to hold Bill Barr and Wilbur Ross in contempt for refusing to comply with subpoenas. The probe related to the added question to the Census about the citizenship status of occupants in the home. More contempt votes on tap: House Oversight to [