United States House Committee on the Judiciary
The decision to interview Weiss in private reflects the challenges Republicans face in arguing that the Justice Department has shown favoritism to the president’s son.
The Florida congressman reportedly apologized to the victim's family after letting the man accused of killing their son lead the Pledge of Allegiance.
Additionally, the Justice Department warned that it probably wouldn’t share any “non-public” information.
They will hold a hearing on Dec. 8 investigating the lobbying campaign that led to allegations that Justice Samuel Alito leaked the outcome of a 2014 decision.
"Did I strike a nerve?" the Florida Democrat, who's a former police officer, shouted at her Republican colleague.
“We’re asking for people to understand the pain, the violence, the brutality, the chattel-ness of what we went through," Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said.
The Ohio Republican's request for a congressional investigation got the treatment on Twitter.
House Democrats want Don McGahn to testify as part of its investigation into potential obstruction of justice by President Trump.
The attorney general faced sharp questions and criticism from Democratic lawmakers at a House Judiciary Committee hearing.
Democrats called the attorney general the "president's fixer" as Justice Department employees laid out interference in politically charged cases.