Here’s what to expect when select committee gathers

Here’s what to expect when select committee gathers

The Jan. 6 select committee is convening Wednesday for what is likely its last public hearing before releasing a final report on its findings and recommendations. Why it matters: This week’s hearing will bookend the investigation into the Capitol riot that has spanned more than a year and has included more than 130,000 documents and … Read more

New documentary film footage shows Roger Stone pre-Election Day

New documentary film footage shows Roger Stone pre-Election Day

Washington CNN  —  The day before the 2020 election, Roger Stone, the long-time Republican operative and ally of former President Donald Trump, said in front of a documentary film crew that he had no interest in waiting to tally actual votes before contesting the election results. “F**k the voting, let’s get right to the violence,” … Read more

LIVE September 28 at 12:30 p.m. ET | Jan. 6 committee holds public hearing – Washington Post

LIVE September 28 at 12:30 p.m. ET | Jan. 6 committee holds public hearing – Washington Post

LIVE September 28 at 12:30 p.m. ET | Jan. 6 committee holds public hearing  Washington Post January 6 committee returns with another public hearing this week. Here’s what you need to know  CNN What to expect from next Jan. 6 committee hearing, first since July  CBS News Final Jan. 6 hearing: Here’s what to expect when select committee … Read more

National Archives to Report on Whether More Trump Files Are Missing

National Archives to Report on Whether More Trump Files Are Missing

WASHINGTON—The National Archives faces a Tuesday deadline to update a congressional committee on a key question: Are there still documents from the Trump White House that are unaccounted for? National Archives officials last month told staff for House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D., N.Y.) that they aren’t sure whether all presidential records … Read more

The mysterious nine-second call from the White House to a January 6 rioter: CNN reveals the rioter’s identity for the first time

The mysterious nine-second call from the White House to a January 6 rioter: CNN reveals the rioter’s identity for the first time

Washington CNN  —  At 4:34 pm on January 6, 2021, a cell phone registered to a Capitol rioter who had stormed the building, received a phone call from a White House landline, according to records obtained by CNN. The call lasted for only nine seconds. Who placed the call and why remains a mystery, but … Read more

Liz Cheney: “If [Donald Trump] is the nominee, I won’t be a Republican.”

Liz Cheney: “If [Donald Trump] is the nominee, I won’t be a Republican.”

Rep. Liz Cheney — a vocal critic of former President Donald Trump — has signaled that she may leave the GOP, saying, “If [Trump] is the nominee, I won’t be a Republican.” “I certainly will do whatever it takes to make sure Donald Trump isn’t anywhere close to the Oval Office,” the Wyoming Republican told … Read more

Former DOJ official says special master telling Trump to ‘put up or shut up’

Former DOJ official says special master telling Trump to ‘put up or shut up’

Former Trump Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Isgur said the special master reviewing Mar-a-Lago documents is pushing the former president’s legal team to “put up or shut up” regarding claims of planted materials and declassified documents. Isgur, a political commentator, said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” that special master Judge Raymond Dearie was “really taking the … Read more

Trump says NYT’s Haberman ‘like my psychiatrist’

Trump says NYT’s Haberman ‘like my psychiatrist’

Former President Trump described The New York Times’ Maggie Haberman as being “like my psychiatrist” during an post-presidency interview for Haberman’s forthcoming book. During one of the duo’s three interviews for the book, Trump turned to two aides sitting nearby and said, “I love being with her, she’s like my psychiatrist,” according to an excerpt … Read more

Trump calls McConnell a ‘piece of s—‘ in Haberman book

Trump calls McConnell a ‘piece of s—‘ in Haberman book

Former President Trump called Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) a “piece of shit” during an interview with New York Times correspondent Maggie Haberman for her forthcoming book. The Atlantic published an excerpt of Haberman’s book on Sunday, including Trump’s criticisms of the top Senate Republican, whose relationship with the former president soured over their … Read more

Democrats are warming to a Biden 2024 campaign. They’re just not sure if he’ll run.

Democrats are warming to a Biden 2024 campaign. They’re just not sure if he’ll run.

CNN  —  Many Democratic leaders, operatives and officials are cautiously warming to the idea of President Joe Biden running for reelection in 2024, dozens of high-ranking Democrats told CNN. But just like many voters and donors – as poll after poll shows – they’re still not sure he should do it, or that he will. … Read more