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Bannon ‘not required to respond’ to subpoena in Jan. 6 probe, lawyer says

New York Post
 2021-10-14

Cover picture for the articleSteve Bannon is “not required to respond” to a subpoena from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol because former President Donald Trump says their communications are protected by executive privilege, his lawyer claimed in a letter Wednesday. The move led select committee Chairman...

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Linda Hammon
10-14

laughable....has no executive privilege especially since he wasn't even employed in the government and had been fired in 2017. lock him up...that is what would happen to any other American.

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C man
10-14

Executive privilege only applies to matters of national security and policy matters. alleged criminal actions are not protected by executive privilege. One more issue: the sitting president determines whether or not executive privilege exists not a former president.

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Kathleen Peterson
10-15

The man who shall remain nameless has no presidential privileges his reign of terror is over. Bannon will have to either come before the committee or face the consequences. He us not above the law.

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