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FOIA News: Dems file FOIA requests re: Kavanaugh

FOIA News (2018)Allan BlutsteinComment

Senate Dems make 'unprecedented' FOIA request for Kavanaugh documents

By Jordain Carney, The Hill, Aug. 8, 2018

Senate Democrats filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests on Wednesday to try to force the Trump administration to hand over documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time working in the White House.

"Every Democratic member of the Senate Judiciary Committee is joining in a series of Freedom of Information Act requests ... requesting records from Brett Kavanaugh's time in the Bush White House," Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) told reporters during a conference call.

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