Inquiry headed by Manhattan US attorney’s office adds to legal threats swirling around presidency
As Robert Mueller’s investigation continues, federal prosecutors in New York have separately ordered Donald Trump’s inaugural committee to turn over documents related to the $107m celebration marking the start of his presidency in 2017, according to news reports.
The investigation is yet another legal threat surrounding the president as he prepares for the State of the Union address on Tuesday. The Russia inquiry, which has ensnared several senior figures from his presidential campaign, appears close to the end. But the administration is preparing for a blitz of oversight investigations that the newly empowered House Democrats have promised.