GOP Rep. Scott Perry says FBI confiscated his cellphone, declines to say why

Rep. Scott Perry (R-Pa.), an ally of former President Donald Trump and chair of the ultraconservative Freedom Caucus, said Tuesday that three FBI agents "seized my cellphone" earlier in the day...

Jan. 6 committee interview cut short by Pennsylvania's Republican nominee for governor

Mastriano, who was outside the Capitol that day, helped organize efforts in Pennsylvania to submit alternate presidential electors beholden to Trump. He is one of two people expected to provide...

Rudy Giuliani must testify before Atlanta 2020 probe next week

An Atlanta judge ordered Rudy Giuliani to testify in person before a panel investigating the 2020 election on August 17, unless a doctor can explain why Trump's former lawyer is unable to do so....

Jan. 6 Panel to Interview Mike Pompeo and Doug Mastriano

Douglas V. Mastriano, a point person in Pennsylvania for a plan to fake electors to keep Donald J. Trump in power, plans to object to the panel’s rules about video recording.

Wisconsin primary may shape elections in key battleground

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Voters will choose a Republican nominee for Wisconsin governor on Tuesday who could reshape how elections are conducted in the marquee battleground, where former President...

Explainer-Trump says FBI is raiding his Florida estate. What legal woes does he face?

By Luc Cohen - Former U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that FBI agents raided his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida. Law enforcement officials did not immediately respond to...

Georgia prosecutor insists Lindsey Graham must testify in 2020 election probe

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.)'s actions surrounding the 2020 election in Georgia "certainly appear" linked to former President Trump's effort to pressure Georgia election officials, prosecutors in...

Update to electors law desperately needed, senators declare

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Democrat Joe Manchin made the case on Wednesday for overhauling the 1800s-era Electoral Count Act, pushing for quick passage of a bipartisan...

U.S. Senate panel seeks legislative path to avoid repeat of Jan. 6 violence

By Rose Horowitch and David Morgan WASHINGTON - A U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday took up proposals to reform federal election law, aiming to avoid a repeat of the violence of Jan. 6, 2021, when...

FBI returns electronic devices to former Trump attorney Giuliani -lawyer

By Sarah N. Lynch - FBI agents recently returned the cell phones and other electronic devices they had seized from Donald Trump's former attorney Rudy Giuliani, in a possible sign the...

Arizona officials who planned to help overturn the election in favor of Trump worried that activating a group of...

The New York Times reported officials worried their actions "could appear treasonous" after they planned to install a fake set of electors in the 2020 election.

In Michigan, GOP discord threatens effort to oust Whitmer

Several little-known Michigan conservatives are vying Tuesday for the Republican nomination to face Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, as infighting over the 2020 election has split the party and...

The RNC 'election integrity' official appearing in DOJ's Jan. 6 subpoenas

At least three witnesses in DOJ’s investigation of so-called alternate electors in the 2020 election have received subpoenas demanding communications to and from Joshua Findlay.

Georgia’s big Trump election investigation, explained

Hundreds of Trump supporters gather outside the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta for a “Stop the Steal” rally on November 21, 2020. | Jason Armond/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images A...

Trump Efforts to Create Fake Electors Probed by Justice Department

Stephen Colbert mourns the end of Choco Taco: ‘The only dessert with as much real beef as Taco Bell’

Unilever announced this week that the popular frozen dessert would be discontinued after nearly 40 years. Colbert: “It was the only dessert with as much real beef as Taco Bell.” The dessert was...

Futures Bounce On Tech Optimism As Fed Looms

Futures Bounce On Tech Optimism As Fed Looms Global markets and US equity futures got a strong boost on Tuesday from reassuring big tech reports including Microsoft, Texas Instruments...

Donald Trump being investigated by DoJ in Jan 6 criminal probe, report says

Questioning focussed on Mr Trump’s role in ‘fake electors’ scheme

DOJ criminal probe examining Trump's conduct and aides' phone records, reports say

Department of Justice investigators are asking witnesses questions about former President Trump's conduct and examining his conversations with aides concerning the 2020 election as part of their...

Feds reportedly investigating Trump’s actions in Jan. 6 criminal probe

The Washington Post reported that prosecutors have questioned multiple witnesses in recent days in front of a grand jury. They asked detailed questions about Trump’s meetings in December 2020 and...

Federal prosecutors have reviewed Trump officials' phone records and questioned witnesses as the DOJ's Jan. 6 probe...

Investigators are focused on the extent to which Trump was involved in his attorneys' efforts to mobilize fake electors, The Washington Post reported.

Georgia state bar investigating two lawyers who participated in fake elector plot

The State Bar of Georgia is investigating two Republican lawyers who signed on to the "fake electors" scheme to subvert the Electoral College in the 2020 presidential election.

Trump's legal team picked the now-GOP nominee for governor of Pennsylvania as 'point person' for 'fake' elector...

Doug Mastriano, the Republican candidate for governor in Pennsylvania, had to be convinced the plan to submit alternate slates of electors was legal.

Pence warns about focus on 2020 election as Trump returns to Washington

By David Morgan WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Mike Pence distanced himself from Donald Trump's repeated falsehoods about a stolen 2020 election on Tuesday, saying hours before the former...

State bar investigates two Georgia Trump electors

The State Bar of Georgia is investigating two Republican lawyers who served as fake presidential electors for then-President Donald Trump.

Ex-Pence chief of staff Short testifies before grand jury investigating Capitol attack -ABC

WASHINGTON - Marc Short, who was a top staffer to Republican former Vice President Mike Pence, has testified before a federal grand jury investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol...

Judge disqualifies Fulton County district attorney from targeting Georgia lieutenant governor nominee in election probe

The judge said it was “harmful” to the integrity of the investigation that Fani Willis had taken part in a fundraiser for the GOP candidate’s eventual Democratic opponent, one of 16 fake electors...

Judge blocks prosecutor from probing Georgia lawmaker in Trump election probe

By Kanishka Singh WASHINGTON - A judge in Georgia on Monday granted a Republican state lawmaker's request to disqualify the district attorney from probing the lawmaker directly in an...

Sharp Contrasts With Other Jan. 6 Inquiries Increase Pressure on Garland

In the last week, local prosecutors in Atlanta barreled ahead with their criminal investigation into the effort by former President Donald Trump and his allies to overturn the 2020 election...

Fake Electors May Provide Easiest Path for DOJ to Charge Trump

Fake Electors May Provide Easiest Path for DOJ to Charge Trump  Bloomberg

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