First on CNN: Incoming GOP chair investigating Biden family businesses won’t subpoena President Biden

First on CNN: Incoming GOP chair investigating Biden family businesses won't subpoena President Biden

CNN — The top House Republican poised to investigate the Biden family said Thursday he’s not planning to subpoena President Joe Biden despite being prepared to issue one to his son, Hunter. “There’s no plans to subpoena Joe Biden. There are plans to subpoena Hunter Biden,” GOP Rep. Jim Comer told CNN in a sit-down … Read more

Trump files lawsuit to avoid Jan. 6 committee subpoena

Trump files lawsuit to avoid Jan.  6 committee subpoena

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President donald trump is suing the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol to avoid cooperating with a subpoena requiring him to testify. The suit filed Friday evening contends that, while former presidents have voluntarily agreed to provide testimony or documents in response to congressional subpoenas in … Read more

Trump sues January 6 committee to block subpoena for testimony and documents

Trump sues January 6 committee to block subpoena for testimony and documents

CNN — Former President Donald Trump has sued the House select committee investigating January 6, 2021, as a way to challenge his subpoena for documents and his testimony, according to filings in a federal court in Florida. Trump is challenging both the legitimacy of the committee – which multiple courts have upheld – and is … Read more

House January 6 committee gives Trump more time to turn over subpoenaed documents

House January 6 committee gives Trump more time to turn over subpoenaed documents

CNN — The House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol, released a statement Friday outlining a new deadline for forming President Donald Trump to turn over documents it subpoenaed. “We have informed the former President’s counsel that he must begin producing records no later than next week and he … Read more

January 6: Grand jury testimony of Pence aides brings Justice Department probe into Trump’s White House

January 6: Grand jury testimony of Pence aides brings Justice Department probe into Trump's White House

CNN — The move by the Justice Department to bring two top aides to form Vice President Mike Pence in front of a federal grand jury is the most aggressive public step taken yet by prosecutors investigating the plots to subvert the 2020 election. It signals that the Department’s probe has reached inside former President … Read more

Marc Short: Pence’s former chief of staff appears before January 6 grand jury

Marc Short: Pence's former chief of staff appears before January 6 grand jury

CNN — Marc Short, the former chief of staff to Vice President Mike Penceconfirmed Monday that he tested last week in front of a grand jury investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol in Washington, DC. Short’s participation – which CNN reported earlier, citing a source familiar with the matter – makes … Read more

Steve Bannon’s contempt conviction hailed by 1/6 committee

Steve Bannon's contempt conviction hailed by 1/6 committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, was convicted Friday of contempt charges for defying a congressional subpoena from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the US Capitol. Committee leaders called the verdict “a victory for the rule of law.” Bannon, 68, was convicted after a … Read more

Rudy Giuliani ordered to testify before Georgia grand jury investigating Trump on August 9

Rudy Giuliani ordered to testify before Georgia grand jury investigating Trump on August 9

CNN — A New York judge has ordered Rudy Giuliani to testify next month as a witness before the Fulton County, Georgia, grand jury that’s investigating Donald Trump’s attempts to undermine the 2020 election. Giuliani, who is Trump’s former lawyer, was subpoenaed earlier this month. The order to appear on August 9 came after Giuliani … Read more

Georgia fake voters may face charges in election probe

Georgia fake voters may face charges in election probe

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia prosecutor who’s investigating whether former President Donald Trump and others illegally interfered in the 2020 general election in the state has informed 16 Republicans who served as fake electors that they could face criminal charges. They all signed a certificate declaring falsely that then-President Trump had won the 2020 presidential … Read more