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

Up to a half-dozen Republicans lawmakers who strongly supported then-President Donald Trump’s false claims of ballot fraud in the 2020 election sought pardons from him in the wake of the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot, according to testimony and evidence presented Thursday at the House select committee investigating the attack. Trump also talked about issuing … Read more

New documentary footage reveals Pence reacting to a resolution calling for him to invoke the 25th amendment to remove Trump from power

Washington CNN — The documentary film crew subpoenaed by the January 6 committee interviewed former Vice President Mike Pence on January 12, 2021, a day before the House of Representatives voted to impeach then-President Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol riot. In a clip of the documentary from filmmaker Alex Holder, which was obtained by … Read more

Watch: Trump Family, Aides Recount Election Night at the White House

The House select committee investigating the Capitol riot played a video compilation Monday that included interviews with former President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, and aides who expressed caution over declaring victory on election night 2020. Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

Trump Keeps Whining About Jan. 6 ‘Unselect’ Committee On Off-Brand Social Media App

The House select committee investigating the 2021 Capitol attack held a widely viewed public hearing this week ― and on Saturday morning, it was on Donald Trump’s mind. “Why aren’t the Unselects bringing in the experts, of which there are many, to show how the Election was Rigged & Stolen?” the former president wrote in … Read more

Ivanka Trump Backed Her Dad Even As She Knew He Lied, Ex-White House Aide Points Out

Ivanka Trump continued to support her father even after she knew he was lying about the 2020 presidential election being “rigged,” former White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham complained Friday. Barr’s conclusion on Dec. 1, 2020, that there was no evidence of any widespread election fraud “affected my perspective,” Trump’s oldest daughter, who had been … Read more

Capitol riot hearings: Trump accused of coup attempt

A congressional hearing into the attack on the US Capitol by supporters of Donald Trump trying to overturn his 2020 election defeat presented testimony on Thursday showing that close allies, even his daughter, rejected his false claims of voting fraud. Gloria Tso reports.

Ready For Prime Time: Jan. 6 Panel To Reportedly Air Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Videotapes

The House select committee investigating last year’s insurrection is gearing up for its national debut of hearings that will include videotaped interviews with Ivanka Trump and husband Jared Kushner, The Washington Post reports. This coming Thursday, select committee Chair Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) and Vice Chair Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) will launch the series of televised hearings … Read more

My husband’s tweets ruined our marriage

On June 5, 2017, Kellyanne Conway was in the East Room of the White House when Sean Spicer bounded toward her. Did you know about this? Spicer asked. I have held his phone out. Twitter was open. On the screen was a tweet written by her husband, George. “That’s not possible,” Conway said, she recalls … Read more

Call Trump or Pence? It’s decision time for Jan. 6 panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection have interviewed nearly 1,000 people. But the nine-member panel has yet to talk to the two most prominent players in that day’s events — former President Donald Trump and former Vice President Mike Pence. As the investigation winds down and the panel plans a … Read more

ivanka trump: Ivanka Trump questioned for 8 hours in Capitol Riot probe

WASHINGTON: The House panel investigating the Capitol insurrection questioned Ivanka Trump for eight hours on Tuesday, asking about her recollections of that day inside the White House with her father, former President Donald Trump. Representative Bennie Thompson, the Mississippi Democrat who chairs the committee, told reporters late Tuesday afternoon that “she’s answering questions.” “I mean, … Read more