The resolutions, aimed at getting agencies to produce records for Congress, are in this case a tool House Democrats are using to force a series of debates on issues related to Trump that they say Republicans are trying to avoid.
At a press conference Friday, the California Democrat read a list of crimes for which legal experts have said Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner, and Paul Manafort could potentially be prosecuted as a result of their June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer. It has been a subject of "robust discussion", according to three people with knowledge of the talks who were cited by The Post. Pelosi spoke to reporters just as the news broke that Rinat Akhmetshin, a DC-based lobbyist for Russian interests, had also attended the Trump Tower meeting.
Investigations are being conducted in the United States into possible collusion between Trump's campaign team and Russian Federation when he was running for president in 2016.
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The resolutions automatically trigger floor votes if they don't get action in committee within 14 legislative days.
Republicans, who control Congress, said the House could not vote on the Senate bill because it violated a constitutional requirement that legislation affecting government revenues originate in the House. "Chairman Royce and I have discussed the desire of some House members to add North Korea provisions to the Senate's legislation to sanction Iran and Russian Federation, and we would be more than glad to take a close look at it if this is the path they choose".
"[Trump] said 'I could shoot somebody on Fifth Avenue and nobody would really do anything about it, ' " she recalled the president saying during the campaign. "And I think it's ridiculous". That person, who confirmed he was in the meeting, is described as having ties to Russian intelligence. Trump, apparently referencing an article in The Hill newspaper that said the Justice Department had enabled the attorney to be in the country, suggested Thursday "she was here" because of former Attorney General Loretta Lynch.
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Besides his attendance at the meeting, Kushner has also faced scrutiny for not initially disclosing his foreign contacts when seeking a security clearance.
USA congressional negotiators are making progress on resolving a dispute that has stalled a bill to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation, congressional aides said on Thursday, and one lawmaker said the matter could be resolved as soon as Friday. These include a procedural move, a "resolution of inquiry", by which the Democrats intend to force a vote on a request that Attorney General Jeff Sessions disclose information about his meetings past year with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak-among other matters.
"It's not enough for Republican congressmen to go to town meetings and say 'yes, the president should give us his tax returns, ' " Pascrell said.
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But he said he wasn't optimistic that the ruling Chinese Communist Party would allow Liu Xia to take up Germany's invitation. He said the Chinese government must give Liu's remains to his family and grant his wife an exit visa to leave the country.
Both amendments failed to pass in committee.