Republicans in Congress sought Trump pardons after Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Excerpts from an email by US Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows asking for pardons for members of Congress are shown on a screen during the fifth public hearing of the US House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol , on … Read more

Trump pushed Pence to reject key votes

A demonstrator holds a mannequin wearing a noose with “Traitor” written on it during a protest at the Washington Monument in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg | Getty Images The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot on Thursday put the spotlight on former Vice … Read more

Trump Organization, presidential inaugural committee settle DC lawsuit

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump dance at the Freedom Ball on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC Getty Images Former President Donald Trump’s 2017 inaugural committee and his company have agreed to pay the District of Columbia $ 750,000 to resolve allegations that those entities and the Trump hotel there illegally misused … Read more

House probe of Jan. 6 Capitol riot contacts GOP Reps. Jackson, Brooks, Biggs

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot sent letters Monday asking three Republican lawmakers to cooperate with the panel and share what they know about the deadly attack. The panel said it wants to ask one of those lawmakers, Rep. Andy Biggs of Arizona, about his involvement in planning the events that … Read more

New York Attorney General asks judge to hold Donald Trump in contempt

New York State Attorney General, Letitia James, speaks during a news conference, to announce criminal justice reform in New York City, US, May 21, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters New York Attorney General Letitia James asked a judge Thursday to hold former President Donald Trump in contempt of court for refusing to comply with an … Read more

Ivanka Trump gives 8 hours of testimony to Jan. 6 Capitol riot panel

Ivanka Trump testified for around eight hours Tuesday to the select House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot that began after her father, former President Donald Trump, spent weeks falsely claiming he was being deprived of a second White House term because of widespread ballot fraud. Ivanka’s testimony, which was conducted via a remote … Read more

Jan. 6 committee expected to interview Jared Kushner

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens as President Donald Trump announces that the United States will designate North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Jabin Botsford | The Washington Post | Getty Images The … Read more

Trump ordered to testify in New York attorney general probe

A New York judge ruled Thursday that former President Donald Trump and two of his adult children must comply with subpoenas that require them to answer questions under oath and turn over evidence for a civil investigation of him and the Trump Organization by the state’s Attorney General’s Office. Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka … Read more

Trump tax firm says documents not reliable

Former President Donald Trump pauses as he speaks at a rally Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, in Florence, Ariz. Ross D. Franklin | AP The accounting firm Mazars has fired the Trump Organization as a client after saying that a decade’s worth of statements by ex-President Donald Trump’s financial condition “should no longer be relied upon,” … Read more