Jerry Nadler

House Oversight Committee Votes to Hold William Barr and Wilbur Ross in Contempt

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.

Attorney General William Barr reacts as he appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee to make his Justice Department budget request, Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Washington. Barr said Wednesday that he was reviewing the origins of the Trump-Russia investigation. He said he believed the president's campaign had been spied on …

Graham: House Dems ‘Are Trying to Nullify the 2016 Election’

Monday on Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said Democrats were using congressional hearings to “nullify the 2016 election.” Graham said, “There is nothing going on in the House about protecting the 2020 election, they are trying to nullify the 2016 election. Mueller

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 25: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) holds a news conference to discuss the summary of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation at the U.S. Capitol March 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. U.S. Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Graham and other Congressional leaders …

Nadler: Bill Barr ‘Tried to Play Us for Fools and We’re Not Fools’

Wednesday on CNN’s “The Situation Room,” House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) said the Justice Department headed by Attorney General William Barr was negotiating with his committee in bad faith. Host Wolf Blitzer asked, “You’ve rejected an offer,

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (Democrat-New York) gestures during questioning of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on February 8, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Nadler: ‘It May Very Well Come to a Formal Impeachment Inquiry’

Wednesday on CNN’s “The Situation Room,” House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) suggested a “formal impeachment inquiry” against President Donald Trump may be forthcoming. When asked about growing calls among Democrats for impeachment proceedings, Nadler said, “Let me

Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-NY, looks on as US Attorney General Bill Barr fails to attend a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on May 2, 2019. - Barr refused to testify before the committee hearing on his handling of the Mueller report, setting up …

Nadler: I ‘Urged’ Pelosi ‘to Consider an Impeachment Inquiry’

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) stated that he “urged” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) “to consider an impeachment inquiry.” He further stated that part of the rationale for an impeachment

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 13: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) attends a news conference where House and Senate Democrats introduced the Equality Act of 2019 which would ban discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, on March 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Nadler: Mueller ‘Wants to Testify in Private’

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) stated that Special Counsel Robert Mueller wants to testify privately, but is willing to make a public opening statement and have the transcript of his

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