News Alert: Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas documents from Michael Flynn in Russia probe after Flynn declines to cooperate

The subpoena is the first that the committee has announced in the course of its investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections and possible ties between the Kremlin and the presidential campaigns. Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) was long reticent to take such a step, but he began signaling this week that if Trump surrogates did not turn over requested materials to the committee by Tuesday — a deadline that some missed — he and Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-Va.) might begin issuing subpoenas.

 
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News Alert Wed., May. 10, 2017 7:14 p.m.
 
 
Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas documents from Michael Flynn in Russia probe after Flynn declines to cooperate
The subpoena is the first that the committee has announced in the course of its investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections and possible ties between the Kremlin and the presidential campaigns. Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) was long reticent to take such a step, but he began signaling this week that if Trump surrogates did not turn over requested materials to the committee by Tuesday — a deadline that some missed — he and Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-Va.) might begin issuing subpoenas.
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