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Senate Authorizes Chairman to Subpoena Stefan Halper, Six Others in Crossfire Hurricane Probe

A Senate committee on Wednesday authorized its chairman to subpoena seven people, including spy Stefan Halper, in the ongoing review of the FBI's counterintelligence investigation against Donald Trump's campaign. The 8-6 party-line vote took place during the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee meeting in Washington. Chairman Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) Johnson said the vote was required in part to overcome "a ridiculous assertion" from Ranking Member Gary Peters (D-Mich.) that a June authorization vote giving him subpoena power over 33 individuals did not include the authority to schedule subpoenas. Peters conveyed his concerns regarding the subpoena of Jonathan Winer. Winer then used the concerns as an excuse to ignore thRead More From Source


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