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Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg Sues GOP Rep Jim Jordan Over Interference in Trump Case

Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg Sues GOP Rep Jim Jordan Over Interference in Trump Case

Has the 5ft 9′, histrionic, loudmouth, Ohio GOP House Rep with the Napoleon Complex met his match?

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg on Tuesday sued GOP Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio in an extraordinary step intended to keep congressional Republicans from interfering in the office’s criminal case against former President Donald J. Trump.

Lawyers for Mr. Bragg are seeking to bar Mr. Jordan and his congressional allies from enforcing a subpoena sent to Mark F. Pomerantz,  who was NY’s former district attorney’ who investigated Trump who decided not to seek an indictment of Trump at that time.

Last month, Mr. Jordan, in his role as the House Judiciary Committee chairman, sent a letter with two Republican colleagues that demanded the district attorney’s office provide communications, documents and testimony about Mr. Bragg’s investigation of Mr. Trump.

Mr. Bragg’s office has accused House Republicans of illegally meddling in a criminal investigation and prosecution without a legitimate purpose. Republicans have fired back that they have oversight powers in relation to Mr. Bragg’s unprecedented step of indicting a former president — one who is also a current candidate for political office.

Mr. Jordan’s committee announced on Monday that it plans to hold a “field hearing” in New York City on April 17th.

A a spokesperson for the district attorney’s office characterized the hearing as a “political stunt”

Read the article HERE.