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General News    H3'ed 11/24/18

James Comey's Lawyer Says They'll Resist (R) Goodlatte's Subpoena and His Statement is A Doozy.

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Former FBI Director James Comey's attorney said Thursday his client will fight a subpoena to privately testify before Congress next month about FBI actions in the 2016 campaign.

House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte issued subpoenas for Comey and former Attorney General Lynch.

Goodlatte, a Virginia Republican, is requesting private depositions from Comey on December 3 and Lynch on December 4. The investigation will end when Democrats take over the committee in January.

Soon after the subpoena was issued, Comey reiterated his call for a public hearing. 'Happy Thanksgiving. Got a subpoena from House Republicans,' Comey tweeted. 'I'm still happy to sit in the light and answer all questions. But I will resist a 'closed door' thing because I've seen enough of their selective leaking and distortion. Let's have a hearing and invite everyone to see.'

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