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Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:38 PM

Maloney Threatens to Subpoena DeJoy Over Withheld Documents

Source: Bloomberg News

1h ago
Billy House, Bloomberg News

(Bloomberg) -- House Oversight and Reform Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney said Monday she intends to subpoena documents from Postmaster General Louis DeJoy that he promised but never delivered.

Maloney notified the committee that the information sought includes materials about plans for removing mail-sorting machines and documents used to determine which collection boxes or processing machines should be removed.

Maloney’s committee has been looking into the causes and impacts of changes at the Postal Services in addition to service delays. DeJoy testified before the House committee Aug. 24 and before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Aug. 21. He said many of the post office changes were planned before he took the job in June.

The Postal Service has become the center of political clash between Democrats and President Donald Trump. As he trails Democrat Joe Biden in polls, Trump stepped up his attacks on the post office and voting by mail. Democrats have suggested the postal service cutbacks are politically motivated -- something DeJoy has denied.

Read more: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/maloney-threatens-to-subpoena-dejoy-over-withheld-documents-1.1487510

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Reply Maloney Threatens to Subpoena DeJoy Over Withheld Documents (Original post)
Judi Lynn Aug 2020 OP
PSPS Aug 2020 #1
leftieNanner Aug 2020 #2
BComplex Aug 2020 #3
AZ8theist Aug 2020 #4
They_Live Aug 2020 #9
sakabatou Aug 2020 #14
BamaRefugee Aug 2020 #5
enough Aug 2020 #6
jorgevlorgan Aug 2020 #12
C Moon Aug 2020 #7
George II Aug 2020 #8
Grasswire2 Aug 2020 #10
George II Aug 2020 #13
Golden Raisin Aug 2020 #11
dalton99a Aug 2020 #15

Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:44 PM

1. ... and straight into DeJoy's trash bin it will go.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:46 PM

2. Just Stop With the THREATS!

And just DO it! Slap a subpoena down right now and if he blows it off, send the Sergeant at Arms to arrest his ass.

Damn.

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Response to leftieNanner (Reply #2)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:49 PM

3. I'm with you, Nanner!

They need to quit being so frikkin' polite and flex some serious muscle!

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Response to leftieNanner (Reply #2)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:49 PM

4. A waste of time. Apparently, congressional subpoenas aren't worth the paper they are written on:

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Response to leftieNanner (Reply #2)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 04:20 PM

9. That's right.

No more warnings.

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Response to leftieNanner (Reply #2)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 07:32 PM

14. I feel the same way.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:52 PM

5. Sternly worded letters! Clever, biting memes! These have been working for us right???

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 03:56 PM

6. Hard to see a subpoena as a threat after today's court ruling. NT

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Response to enough (Reply #6)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 05:59 PM

12. My thoughts exactly.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 04:01 PM

7. The clock is ticking, no more threats, do it!

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 04:03 PM

8. Bad headline, and I see others jump right on that bad headline (not yours)....

Maloney said "she intends to subpoena documents...", she's not "threatening to subpoena documents".

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 04:27 PM

10. THREATENS? THREATENS?


Just effing do it.

Now.

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Response to Grasswire2 (Reply #10)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 07:30 PM

13. Read the text, the headline is incorrect.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 05:29 PM

11. The subpoena is in the mail.

And if actually delivered before the Election will be laughed at, ripped up and thrown in the garbage.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Mon Aug 31, 2020, 09:52 PM

15. Louis DeJoy should be in prison.

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