Bannon Refuses Hook

Submitted by ub on Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:08

@POTUS guru and former White House big fish Steve Bannon went to Capitol Hill to testify in a closed hearing, but refused to answer questions from House Intelligence Committee members, and got subpoenaed on the spot by frustrated members of Congress. Lawmakers vow to force answers from Bannon in Russia probe after he defies subpoena

He said he was told by the White House not to cooperate, to invoke executive privilege. The White House directs Bannon to avoid answering the Capitol Hill queries in the Russia probe @CNNPolitics

Evidently, it’s not the first subpoena he’s received this month. The special counsel served him papers last week.
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