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Jerry Nadler threatens to deputize a prosecutor acting after the disputed testimony
A New York Democrat who released a letter on Wednesday night told CNN earlier Wednesday that Whitaker could "mislead" the committee last week.
"While the Committee appreciates your decision to come, Members found on both sides of the road that many of your answers were unsatisfactory, incomplete, or inconsistent with other evidence, ”wrote Nadler's letter. "You have repeatedly refused to provide clear answers to your relationship with the White House, and you were inconsistent with the Department's policy-related discussions on ongoing research."
Nadler's letter goes back and forth between House Democrats and Whitaker, led by President Donald Short Justice Department temporarily, after dismissing lawyer Jeff Sessions. The last Friday's fire session was followed by the public appearance of Whitaker and the testimony of Nadler's demand.
In Wednesday's letter, Nadler mentioned the exchange of the meeting at which he was dissatisfied, including moments when Congressional members asked Whitaker to report short conversations with Michael Cohen's ” data-src-mini=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-small-169.jpg” data-src-xsmall=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-medium-plus-169.jpg” data-src-small=”http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-large-169.jpg” data-src-medium=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-exlarge-169.jpg” data-src-large=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-super-169.jpg” data-src-full16x9=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-full-169.jpg” data-src-mini1x1=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181129102812-03-cohen-court-1129-small-11.jpg” data-demand-load=”not-loaded” data-eq-pts=”mini: 0, xsmall: 221, small: 308, medium: 461, large: 781″ src=”data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhEAAJAJEAAAAAAP///////wAAACH5BAEAAAIALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKlI+py+0Po5yUFQA7″/>
The letter states that Nadler's staff and the Department of Justice say: work on" reasonable premises " for further information, but left open for Whitaker dismissal
William Barr, shortly chosen to take over the Department of Justice, is expected to receive approval at all Senate votes later this week.