POLITICS 07/19/2018 01:18 pm ET Some constitutional scholars want lawmakers to try anyway. By Jennifer Bendery WASHINGTON ― Democrats have an interesting idea for finding out what happened in President Donald Trump’s private two-hour meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week: subpoena the U.S. interpreter who was in the room and ask her. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) is lobbying for a Senate hearing with the interpreter. Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.), the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, tried Thursday morning to get the committee on board but was overruled by Republicans. BREAKING: @RepSwalwell and I just made a motion in House Intel Committee to subpoena the American interpreter during the summit — the only witness to Trump’s meeting with Putin. This is an extraordinary remedy, but Trump’s actions necessitate it.— Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) July 19, 2018 Can lawmakers even do this, though, given … [Read more...] about Can Congress Subpoena The Interpreter From Trump’s Putin Meeting? Experts Aren’t Sure.