Former President Donald Trump is known for fighting against the “swamp,” and he’s putting his foot down once again.
“Former President Trump is looking to withhold 770 pages of documents from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, according to court documents filed by the National Archives,” The Hill reported.
According to The Hill, “Trump is arguing that the committee has not demonstrated a legislative purpose for the documents that would override his assertion of executive privilege.”
Dana Remus from The White House counsel said Trump’s claim of executive privilege is “not justified.”
John Laster, White House Liaison Division at the National Archives, laid out three batches of documents that Trump is asserting privilege over.
To read more about those batches, click here.