Former President Donald Trump may still possess presidential records, according to the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
NARA staff members made the disclosure to the House Oversight Committee, the panel’s chairwoman said in a letter on Sept. 13.
“NARA’s staff recently informed the Committee that the agency is not certain whether all presidential records are in its custody,” Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), the chairwoman, said in the missive, sent to U.S. Archivist Debra Steidel Wall.
The disclosure was said to have happened during a call on Aug. 24.
“In light of the serious risk that Mr. Trump may still be retaining sensitive government records at Mar-a-Lago or his other properties, I urge NARA to seek a personal certification from Donald Trump that he has surrendered all presidential records that he illegally removed from the White House after leaving office. I also ask that the agency conduct an urgent review of presidential records recovered from the Trump White House to assess whether presidential records remain unaccounted for and potentially in the possession of the former president,” Maloney wrote to Wall….


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