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H.Res. 203 (115th): Of inquiry requesting the President, and directing the Attorney General, to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to certain communications by the President of the United States.

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 16, 2017 (Introduced).


IV

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. RES. 203

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2017

(for himself, Ms. Kaptur, Mr. Nadler, Mrs. Napolitano, Ms. Speier, Ms. Moore, and Mr. Swalwell of California) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

RESOLUTION

Of inquiry requesting the President, and directing the Attorney General, to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to certain communications by the President of the United States.

That the President is requested, and the Attorney General of the United States is directed, to transmit, respectively (in a manner appropriate to classified information, if the President or the Attorney General determines appropriate), to the House of Representatives, not later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication in their possessions, or any portion of any such communication, that refers or relates to the following:

(1)

President Donald J. Trump’s statement, communicated via Twitter on March 4, 2017, at 3:35 a.m.: Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my ‘wires tapped’ in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This is McCarthyism..

(2)

President Trump’s statement, communicated via Twitter on March 4, 2017, at 3:49 a.m.: Is it legal for a sitting President to be ‘wire tapping’ a race for president prior to an election? Turned down by court earlier. A NEW LOW!.

(3)

President Trump’s statement, communicated via Twitter on March 4, 2017, at 3:52 a.m.: I’d bet a good lawyer could make a great case out of the fact that President Obama was tapping my phones in October, just prior to Election!.

(4)

President Trump’s statement, communicated via Twitter on March 4, 2017, at 4:02 a.m.: How low has President Obama gone to tapp [sic] my phones during the very sacred election process. This is Nixon/Watergate. Bad (or sick) guy!.