Executive Power

Documents: Cummings Request for Documents Related to Security Clearance Processes and White House Response

By Matthew Kahn
Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 3:11 PM

On March 1, House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings sent the following letter to White House counsel Pat Cipollone requesting documents related to the White House’s security clearance process in light of news reports that the president personally granted a top-secret clearance to Jared Kushner over the objections of security officials. Cipollone's response is below.

Cummings Request

Cipollone Response