Whitaker says Democrats have to agree not to subpoena him or he won't testify

Matt Whitaker.
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Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker has some demands ahead of a scheduled congressional hearing tomorrow.

Whitaker previously agreed to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Feb. 8. But he said on Thursday that he's not going to do so unless Democrats promise in writing that they are not going to subpoena him, CNN reports. This comes on the same day that the House Judiciary Committee authorized a subpoena for President Trump's acting attorney general, which would be delivered to him if he would not answer their questions at the hearing or didn't show up to it.

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