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    • 21 March 2019
    • Mitchell Comments on Lax IRS Charity Oversight

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in a Bloomberg Tax article, “College Admissions Scandal Highlights Lax IRS Charity Oversight,” about why the so-called charity that paid millions in college admissions bribes wasn’t discovered in an IRS audit.
    • 14 March 2019
    • Mitchell Comments on Origins of FBI Investigation of NRA

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in an article in The Federalist, “Bruce Ohr Revealed Political Operatives Got The FBI To Investigate The NRA,” about former associate deputy attorney general Bruce Ohr’s testimony last year before the House Judiciary Committee.
    • 06 March 2019
    • Mitchell Comments on EPA Watchdog’s Letter

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in an article for E&E News, “Pruitt didn’t consult ethics officials on defense fund – IG,” about Acting EPA Inspector General Charles Sheehan’s claim in a letter to a congressman that former Administrator Scott Pruitt never sought advice about the existence or establishment of his legal defense fund from the agency’s ethics office.
    • 05 February 2019
    • Mitchell Quoted in Politico About Pruitt Legal Defense Fundraising

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in the Politico article, “Pruitt Legal Fundraising Started Months Before His Exit,” about when former Trump EPA Chief Scott Pruitt began raising money for his legal defense. Politico reported that Pruitt began raising money for his defense more than two months before he resigned from his position at the EPA.
    • 19 December 2018
    • Mitchell Comments on Trump’s Knowledge of Campaign-Finance Laws

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article, “Trump Testimony From Decades Ago Indicates Knowledge of Campaign-Finance Laws,” about how familiar President Trump is with federal campaign- finance laws in the event prosecutors decide to pursue charges against him over hush-money payments to women in the 2016 campaign.
    • 14 December 2018
    • Mitchell Comments on Hatch Act Probe of Whitaker

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in a Washington Times article, “Acting AG Matt Whitaker likely in clear in Hatch Act probe, experts say,” about an investigation into whether Whitaker violated the Hatch Act when his campaign account from a failed 2014 Senate bid accepted four donations totaling nearly $9,000 earlier this year.
    • 09 November 2018
    • Mitchell Commented on Democrats’ Threats to Sue Administration over Whitaker

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in a Daily Beast article “Senate Dems Explore Suing Trump over Matt Whitaker Appointment,” about whether Senate Democrats could raise a constitutional challenge to the Trump Administration’s appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting U.S. Attorney General.
    • 23 October 2018
    • Mitchell Comments on Crowdfunding Campaign Against Collins

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in a Portland Press Herald article, "Crowdfunding to pressure Collins on Kavanaugh vote likely to face legal challenge," about the crowdfunding campaign aimed at pressuring Maine Sen. Susan Collins to vote against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    • 04 October 2018
    • Mitchell Comments on Bar Complaints Against Pruitt

    • Partner Cleta Mitchell was quoted in an article for E&E News, “Documents: How Pruitt launched his legal defense fund,” about a fund she set up last year to help pay the legal expenses of then-EPA administrator Scott Pruitt.
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