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Sen. Murphy requests GAO to check Trump administration's classification of documents

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Sen. Chris Murphy is requesting the Government Accountability Office review whether the Trump administration is improperly classifying documents that it provided to Congress.
In an interview Thursday, Murphy, a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, said that the Trump administration's classification of a letter from the vice president's call with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky was the “last straw.”
“There was absolutely nothing in that document that should have been classified,” Murphy said. “It was only classified because it was politically hurtful to the president in the...
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