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'Just say it was corrupt' and 3 other takeaways from Thursday's Jan. 6 hearing

4 days ago   |   By NPR

Former Justice Department officials described the relentless pressure Trump put on them to find evidence of voter fraud when it didn't exist and a tense showdown in the Oval Office.
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1/6 panel hears of Trump's pressure on Justice Department

1/6 panel hears of Trump's pressure on Justice Department

5 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

Donald Trump hounded the Justice Department to pursue his false election fraud claims, according to testimony Thursday to the House panel investigating the Capitol riot.
That included striving in vain to enlist top law enforcement officials in his bid to stay in power and hosting a dramatic Oval Office showdown in which he weighed replacing the agency's leader with a more compliant lower-level official, the Jan. 6 panel heard.
Three Trump-era Justice Department officials recounted a relentless pressure campaign from the president, including day after day of directives to chase unsupported...
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