Federal prosecutors from the Southern District of New York sent a wide-ranging subpoena to Trump’s presidential inaugural committee today.
An inaugural committee spokesman confirmed the receipt of the subpoena in a statement to TPM.
“We have just received a subpoena for documents,” the statement read. “While we are still reviewing the subpoena, it is our intention to cooperate with the inquiry.”
The New York Times reported that the subpoenas asked the committee to produce documents related to the committee’s donors and event attendees, vendors, contracts, federal disclosure filings, and “any benefits handed out” to guests and donors, including photo ops with the president.
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