Latest Subpoenas News

Deal reached for ex-White House counsel McGahn's testimony

May. 12, 2021 22:06 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House counsel Don McGahn will answer questions in private from the House Judiciary Committee in an apparent resolution of a longstandin dispute over his testimony, according to a court document filed Wednesday evening. Democrats who run...

Parson threatens veto of police reform bill over subpoenas

May. 11, 2021 13:54 PM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The fate of a wide-ranging law enforcement reform bill was in question Tuesday after Gov. Mike Parson threatened to veto it over a provision that gives lawmakers the power to issue subpoenas requiring people to testify before legislative committees. ...

Inside Arizona's election audit, GOP fraud fantasies live on

May. 10, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — On the floor of Veterans Memorial Coliseum, where NBA stars like Charles Barkley and Michael Jordan once dunked basketballs and Hulk Hogan wrestled King Kong Bundy, 46 tables are arrayed in neat rows, each with a Lazy Susan in the middle. Seated at the...

Washington Post says US secretly obtained reporters' records

May. 07, 2021 22:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump Justice Department secretly seized the phone records of three Washington Post reporters who covered the federal investigation into ties between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, the newspaper said Friday. The disclosure...

Arizona Senate assures feds election recount is secure

May. 07, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Republican president of the Arizona Senate said in a letter Friday to the U.S. Justice Department that ballots being recounted from November's presidential election are secure and the department's worries about voter intimidation are unfounded. The...

Court: U of Iowa must comply with subpoena on utilities deal

Apr. 30, 2021 12:26 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa must comply with a subpoena from the state auditor that seeks the names of investors in a multibillion-dollar utilities privatization agreement it completed last year, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday. State Auditor Rob...

Intern to publicly testify on rape claim against lawmaker

Apr. 27, 2021 20:19 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho legislative ethics committee has ordered a 19-year-old intern who says she was raped by a lawmaker to publicly testify about the encounter on Wednesday, the teen's representatives say. The teen's attorney, Annie Hightower with the Idaho...

Ex-Michigan health chief ordered to testify about departure

Apr. 22, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Former Michigan health director Robert Gordon will testify next week before a legislative committee about his abrupt departure from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration, following the panel's vote to subpoena him Thursday. Gordon ordered...

Pensions board votes to raise rates for 94K school employees

Apr. 19, 2021 21:58 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The board of Pennsylvania’s largest public pension system on Monday night voted to raise contribution rates for tens of thousands of public school employees, part of the fallout from what system officials have called a mistake in calculating the fund’s long-term...

Civilian board formed to review Birmingham police actions

Apr. 19, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A five-member board of civilians is being established to review complaints of police misconduct in Alabama's largest city, Mayor Randall Woodfin said Monday. The Civilian Review Board, which was recommended by a task force that reviewed public...