US President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit to block a subpoena issued by the chairman of the US House Oversight Committee, which is seeking information about his personal and business finances.
In a court filing on Monday, Trump Organization lawyers said that the subpoena issued by Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings is ‘invalid and unenforceable’ because it has ‘no legitimate legislative purpose’.
The complaint, filed in Washington DC federal court, said that the Democratic Party had ‘declared all-out political war’ on Trump and that subpoenas ‘are their weapon of choice’.
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