Former White House chief of staff John Kelly and former White House counsel Don McGahn also are likely targets, he said.
File image of United States president Donald Trump. The letter includes questions that look at possible corrupt practices, obstruction of justice, hush-money payments to women, collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 elections and allegations of the President abusing his office and using it for personal gain. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., that Trump obstructed justice is just a façade to get Trump out of office.
"I said to the first lady, I said, "but you know the good news, the good news is that this is going to be so bipartisan, everyone's going to love it" - so we fired Comey".
More than half of US voters think it is unlikely that Democratic congressional investigations into President Donald Trump and his inner circle will lead to impeachment, according to a poll released Tuesday. Tom Fitton of Judicial Watch claimed to Dobbs that it is a "remarkable abuse of power" that Democrats launched investigations without knowing beforehand whether there will be evidence of a "crime warranting impeachment".
In a tweet overnight, Mr Trump blasted anew the Russian Federation investigation, calling it a partisan probe unfairly aimed at discrediting his win in the 2016 presidential election.
"I am an innocent man being persecuted by some very bad, conflicted & corrupt people in a Witch Hunt that is illegal & should never have been allowed to start", he tweeted.
"These allegations, if true, raise profound national security, counterintelligence, and foreign policy concerns, especially in light of Russia's ongoing active measures campaign to improperly influence American elections", the chairmen wrote.
The committee wrote to many individuals including the Trump Organization seeking "all documents relating to any payment, or discussions regarding any actual or potential payment, to any person or entity by Michael Cohen, Essential Consultants LLC, or American Media Inc".
Mr. Nadler said he gave an alert about his document requests to both special counsel Robert Mueller and the USA attorney in the Southern District of NY, both of whom are conducting separate criminal investigations into Trump figures' behavior during and after the 2016 campaign. He said Republican lawmakers "threatened to impeach people in Justice Department, they threatened the - the Mueller investigation".
"We should not be gambling our future prospects of winning back the White House on what is in the Mueller report", said Maria Cardona, a Democratic strategist who worked for Hillary Clinton and Obama's presidential campaigns.
"The whole thing's ridiculous", Ernstmeyer said.
Trump says his unnamed non-friend "chokes" whenever he has to make a speech to nine or more people, because of a fear of public speaking, even though "he kills people for a living, meaning mentally and financially".
The broad investigation could be setting the stage for an impeachment effort, although Democratic leaders have pledged to investigate all avenues and review Mueller's upcoming report before trying any drastic action.
Nadler said, with the investigation by the judiciary Committee of the Trump threat to the rule of law should be met.
Rep. Doug Collins, ranking Republican on the Judiciary Committee, said Mr. Nadler was jumping the gun.
But making that fact disappear is central to Trumpian propaganda: Trump also quoted the buffoonish Ari Fleischer literally describing the 2016 campaign as the "last election", the verdict of which Democrats should heed by. not launching investigations.