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Donald Francis McGahn II is an American lawyer who served as White House Counsel for U.S. President Donald Trump, from the day of Trump's inauguration through October 17, 2018, when McGahn resigned. Previously, McGahn served on the Federal Election Commission for over five years. In November 2019, McGahn received a court order to testify before the U.S House of Representatives.
U.S. court to rehear House bid for testimony from ex-White House counsel McGahnA U.S. appeals court on Friday said it would reconsider a recent decision dismissing a Democratic-led congressional panel’s lawsuit seeking to enforce a subpoena for testimony from former White House..
House committee asks appeals court to reconsider decision blocking subpoena for former Trump White House lawyerThe U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Friday asked the full membership of the federal appeals court in Washington D.C. to review an earlier ruling by a court panel denying the..
Trump wins bid to block McGahn testimony sought by House DemocratsA U.S. appeals court handed President Donald Trump a major legal victory on Friday by dismissing a Democratic-led congressional panel's lawsuit seeking to enforce a subpoena for testimony from former..
U.S. appeals court grants Trump bid to block McGahn testimony to CongressIn a victory for President Donald Trump, a U.S. appeals court on Friday dismissed a Democratic-led congressional panel's lawsuit seeking to enforce a subpoena for testimony from former White House..
Judges struggle over Trump bid to block McGahn congressional testimonyU.S. appeals court judges on Friday appeared skeptical about broad legal arguments by President Donald Trump's administration seeking to block a former White House lawyer from testifying to Congress as..
Judges wrestle over Trump bid to block testimony sought by HouseU.S. appeals court judges on Friday grappled with broad legal arguments by President Donald Trump's administration seeking to block former White House Counsel Don McGahn from testifying to a..
U.S. House says McGahn testimony still 'critical' to impeachment caseA U.S. House of Representatives panel told an appeals court on Monday that despite having already voted to impeach President Donald Trump lawmakers still have an urgent need for testimony from former..
Judges place temporary hold on ex-White House lawyer rulingAppeals court judges put on hold a ruling by a lower court that would require former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify to lawmakers as part of the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry against..
U.S. Justice Department asks court to block ex-White House lawyer rulingThe U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday asked an appeals court to put on hold a ruling requiring former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify to lawmakers as part of the Democrat-led impeachment..
Trump administration wants order for McGahn testimony put on holdJustice Department lawyers asked a U.S. judge on Tuesday to put on hold a ruling requiring former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify to lawmakers as part of the Democratic-led impeachment..
Ex-White House lawyer moves to block judge's ruling requiring testimonyFormer White House counsel Don McGahn on Tuesday asked a judge to put on hold a ruling that would require him to testify about President Donald Trump's efforts to impede the now-completed federal..
Former White House lawyer must testify in impeachment probe, judge rulesFormer White House counsel Don McGahn must testify in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, a federal judge ruled on Monday, rejecting the administration's assertion of immunity for..
U.S. judge backs House subpoena for former Trump aide's testimonyIn a stinging setback to President Donald Trump, a judge ruled on Monday that former White House counsel Don McGahn must comply with a congressional subpoena as lawmakers pursue an impeachment inquiry,..
Trump: Ex-lawyer McGahn 'may have been confused' in Russia probeFormer White House lawyer Don McGahn "may have been confused" during his testimony as part of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, President Donald Trump said in an interview..
House approves authority to sue Trump advisers who ignore subpoenasThe Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to give lawmakers clear authority to sue Trump administration figures who defy congressional subpoenas, beginning with former White..
House Democrats move towards court action against Barr, McGahnA U.S. House of Representatives committee, seeking to advance probes of President Donald Trump, unveiled a measure on Thursday that would authorize court action to enforce congressional subpoenas of..
House to vote next week on whether to find Barr, McGahn in contemptThe U.S. House of Representatives will vote next week on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and former White House counsel Don McGahn in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with..