Lewandowski: House Judiciary Committee has no reason to hold me in contempt

OAN NewsroomUPDATED 11:12 AM PT — Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said there is no reason for him to be held in contempt after his appearance on Capitol Hill.
While speaking to CNN Wednesday morning, he argued he answered every question from the House Judiciary Committee that he had an obligation to answer. This caused Lewandowski to clash with the show’s host over his refusal to answer certain questions about his interactions with the president and his senior staff due to claims of executive privilege.

“I don’t have any reason to be held in contempt,” says former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski about repeatedly citing executive privilege at the House Judiciary committee hearing yesterday. “I’m happy to come back… after the five or six-hour charade I went through” pic.twitter.com/qkVudXLfuA
— New Day (@NewDay) September 18, 2019

Lewandowski said despite his “five-or-six hour testimony” Tuesday, “he’s happy to come back and answer more questions for Congress.”
Corey Lewandowski, former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, arrives to testify to the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)


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