President Trump sues to block House Democrats from obtaining his financial records
President Donald Trump is going to court to try to block a Democratically-controlled congressional committee from obtaining his financial records through a subpoena.
Trump and the Trump Organization filed suit Monday to stop the House Oversight Committee from obtaining financial records from Mazars, an accounting firm the committee subpoenaed that Trump has used to prepare financial statements.
In the court filing, Trump’s lawyers accused House Democrats of being “singularly obsessed with finding something they can use to damage the President politically. “