Mr. Trump's lawyers told the justices a stay of the appeals court decision was necessary so that the justices could review a case of first impression, warning against the implications of the lower court's move if Mr. Trump has to turn over the personal financial records at this time.
"The Committee will file an opposition to the Trump Applicants' motion for a stay of issuance of the D.C. Circuit's mandate pending disposition of their upcoming certiorari petition", House attorney Douglas Letter said in a letter to the court. "Was the president not truthful in his responses to the Mueller investigation?".
If the Supreme Court declines to hear Trump's appeal, the documents would have to be handed over to lawmakers.
A federal appeals panel is voicing skepticism over the Justice Department's claim it can defy Congress' request for secret material from the Mueller report.
Week 2 Of The Impeachment Inquiry Public Hearings Begins
All of the witnesses testifying have already spoken to investigators in closed depositions, some of them for 10 hours or more. Then fast forward to Ukraine, where the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second phone call with him.
Lawmakers are reportedly investigating whether President Donald Trump lied to special counsel Robert Mueller as part of the probe into Russian election interference.
But Trump asserted in his written statements to the special counsel that he didn't recall discussing WikiLeaks with Stone.
Griffith, in his questioning, raised the possibility of releasing less material than what U.S. District Judge Beryl Howell called for in her October 25 order.
Last week, Trump made an emergency appeal to ask the justices to block the enforcement of a subpoena issued by a House committee to Trump's accountants.
Selena Gomez Clarifies Bella Hadid Instagram Controversy Once & for All
They were friendly years ago, which is why fans were pretty shook when Selena started dating Bella's ex, The Weeknd , in 2017. Are we overthinking it here? Many followers too screenshots of Gomez's comment before Hadid deleted the post, reported Elle .
Last week, Trump's former deputy campaign chairman, Rick Gates, suggested in testimony during a jury trial in a criminal case that Trump talked to longtime adviser Roger Stone about WikiLeaks during the 2016 campaign.
In court papers, House lawyers cited one redaction that "appears to relate to grand jury evidence indicating that President Trump sought or obtained advance knowledge of WikiLeaks's plans during the campaign" to release damaging emails related to Hillary Clinton's campaign.
And with an impeachment inquiry underway, that's no small detail.
At the court hearing Monday, Griffith asked Letter whether the material sought was still relevant, given the apparent recent focus on Ukraine as opposed to the Mueller report.
Schumer says Trump should testify -- not tweet -- in impeachment investigation
Republicans at the hearing expressed support for Yovanovitch's public service and some later openly criticized Trump's actions. However, her voice is loud and clear on the outside, where she drives messaging in a nuanced but sharp manner.