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Andrew Herman Quoted on Congress's Use of Political Pressure as Trump Vows Subpoena Fights in the Associated Press

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"As Trump Vows Subpoena Fights, Democrats Weigh Their Options"

Associated Press

Andrew Herman was quoted on the power of Congress to exert political pressure against potential witnesses as President Trump vows to fight subpoenas requesting information on him, such as his tax returns. Congress can do this by criticizing related people or entities who won't disclose the information, which is often effective on those no longer in the Trump administration who wish to protect themselves from bad publicity and legal fees. Herman, who has worked extensively with Congress, said, "In the end it always comes down to the same thing - can you marshal the political pressure?"