DOJ moves to limit Bannon media circus over January 6 investigation

DOJ moves to limit Bannon media circus over January 6 investigation

Bannon is trying to convince a judge not to bar him and his lawyers from sharing documents he receives from the Justice Department with the public before his trial. The DOJ prosecutors said in the filing Sunday some of those records must stay private while the case is pending, because they include internal communications between … Read more

New January 6 committee subpoenas issued for 5 Trump allies including Roger Stone and Alex Jones

New January 6 committee subpoenas issued for 5 Trump allies including Roger Stone and Alex Jones

(CNN) The House select committee investigating the January 6 riot issued a new round of subpoenas on Monday to five of former President Donald Trump’s allies directly involved in planning “Stop the Steal” rallies, including longtime Republican operative Roger Stone and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. The latest batch of subpoenas indicates the committee continues to … Read more

January 6 committee issues 10 more subpoenas including to Stephen Miller and Kayleigh McEnany

January 6 committee issues 10 more subpoenas including to Stephen Miller and Kayleigh McEnany

The subpoenas follow six others that were announced Monday. Tuesday’s recipients are being asked to turn over documents to the committee on November 23, and depositions are scheduled throughout December. They are: Nicholas Luna, former President Donald Trump’s personal assistant Molly Michael, Trump’s special assistant to the President and Oval Office operations coordinatorBen Williamson, Trump’s … Read more

January 6 committee issues 6 subpoenas to top Trump campaign associates

January 6 committee issues 6 subpoenas to top Trump campaign associates

With this round of subpoenas, the committee is targeting top individuals from former President Trump’s reelection campaign who the panel says were involved in promoting the lie that the presidential election was stolen. All six individuals are being asked to supply the committee with documents on November 23, with depositions scheduled spanning the last week … Read more

January 6 timeline: How Trump tried to weaponize the Justice Department to overturn the 2020 election

January 6 timeline: How Trump tried to weaponize the Justice Department to overturn the 2020 election

Programming note: A new CNN documentary, “Trumping Democracy: An American Coup,” about former President Donald Trump’s attempts to subvert the 2020 election, premieres at 9 p.m. ET on Friday, November 5.Many of Trump’s actions were done in public view, including dozens of ill-fated lawsuits and tweets that undermined the electoral process. But congressional inquiries and … Read more

January 6 committee is losing patience with Trump’s former chief of staff Mark Meadows

January 6 committee is losing patience with Trump's former chief of staff Mark Meadows

Meadows was first subpoenaed more than a month ago, and since then the committee has indicated he’s been “engaging” in negotiations over the terms of his turning over documents and appearing for a deposition.But weeks after the committee granted Meadows a “short” but indefinite postponement of the initial subpoena deadline, members are growing increasingly frustrated … Read more