Trump inaugural committee subpoenaed by NJ attorney general: report

New Jersey's attorney general subpoenaed financial records from President TrumpDonald John TrumpNASA exec leading moon mission quits weeks after appointment The Hill's Morning Report — After contentious week, Trump heads for Japan Frustration boils over with Senate's 'legislative graveyard' MORE's inaugural committee, the Associated Press reported Friday. 

The inauguration committee told the AP it was communicating with the attorney general's office over the subpoena, which reportedly seeks information on whether Trump donors got special benefits. 


This is the second such request the committee has received following increasing questions about how it spent the $107 million it raised on inaugural events. 

The state of New York is also interested in whether people from other countries gave money for the inauguration. 

A spokesperson for New Jersey's attorney general declined to comment on the reported subpoena.

"It is our policy not to confirm or deny investigations," she told The Hill. 

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