House GOP targets Manhattan DA as possible Trump indictment looms

March 20, 2023

Greene’s not alone: “This is a [George] Soros-backed, crazy, left-wing prosecutor … and he is doing this purely political sham,” Jordan told POLITICO. Even if he does, it’s almost impossible to imagine Bragg or his subordinates answering questions about an ongoing probe or prosecution. While Republicans could threaten to hold him in contempt of Congress, the Justice Department would be unlikely to press charges in a partisan dispute. Regardless, Trump’s future will continue to be a major discussion point as House Republicans huddle on the biggest policy issues facing the country. “Yet again, his ego gets in the way and he feels the need to suck the oxygen out of the room,” one senior House GOP aide vented.