Senate Republicans issued their first subpoena on Wednesday as part of wide-ranging investigations tied to the Obama administration, deepening a battle in Congress with implications for this fall’s presidential race.
The Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee voted along party lines to issue a subpoena for Blue Star Strategies, a firm with ties to Ukrainian gas company Burisma Holdings.
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), the chairman of the panel, has homed in on the U.S. firm as he probes Hunter Biden’s work for Burisma Holdings, where Biden — the son of presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden — was a member of the board until he stepped down in 2019.
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Update: Byron York’s Daily Memo: Use investigations to target political foes? (Washington Examiner).
WNU Editor: The Trump Presidency has certainly been the most investigated administration in my lifetime, and all of these investigations and media coverage that followed was politicized. And now the shoe is on the other foot and they are complaining?!?!?!? Sheesh! Talk about double standards.