The Department’s reasonable offer could fully satisfy the Committee’s legitimate information needs. However, the Committee rejected the Department’s offer and issued a subpoena seeking to compel the Acting Secretary’s appearance. That action is inconsistent with the Committee’s constitutional obligation to work in good faith to meet the Department’s legitimate interests.
|Assistant Secretary Spivey to Chairman Thompson||100.78 KB||09/16/2020|
Last Published Date: September 16, 2020