The House Oversight Committee voted on Thursday to authorize subpoenas for business-related personal emails and text messages as part of a wide-ranging investigation into whether senior administration officials broke federal records laws by using private accounts for official purposes.

Among the top targets of the straight party-line vote – President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump, son-in-law Jared Kushner and former senior adviser Steve Bannon, among other officials.

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Republicans accused Democrats of “playing politics” before the August recess and argued that Ivanka Trump was complying with the law by turning over documents the committee requested.

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