Since April, the House Oversight Committee has been investigating the abrupt shutdown of Air National Guard crews at the resort of President Trump Turnberry in Scotland while on a trip to Kuwait earlier this year, according to POLITICO .
C-17 military transport aircraft stopped during their voyage to and from the Middle East to deliver supplies, people familiar with the matter said. The Committee has not yet received any response from the Department of Defense.
"The Ministry of Defense did not submit any documents in this investigation," said a senior Democratic associate on the board. "The Committee will be forced to consider alternative steps if the Pentagon does not voluntarily comply in the coming days."
The Trial Committee on Oversight is part of a larger investigation into the military costs of the Trump Turnbury property. The panel sent a letter to the Pentagon in June, saying that since October 201
The report comes against the backdrop of Vice President Mike Pence's stay at Trump International Golf Links & Hotel in Doonbeg, Ireland, although he attends meetings in Dublin, 182 miles away. Democrats erupted at Pence's decision, accusing the government of arranging visits to Trump's resorts in an attempt to bring the president's personal income. The House Oversight Committee then also launched an investigation into the matter.
The incidents have heightened fears that the military has helped Trump Turnberry Resort stay in business after it was revealed the property lost $ 4.5 million in 2017 but turned a course in 2018, earning revenue from $ 3 million.