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Trump and His Allies Sought to Corrupt Justice Dept., Former Officials Tell Jan. 6 Committee

5 days ago   |   By Time

Donald Trump and his allies in Congress relentlessly tried to corrupt the Department of Justice to help overturn the 2020 presidential election, according to former top department officials, who testified before the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol on Thursday.
Three of the Justice Department's leaders during the Trump administration's final, chaotic weeks headlined the committee's fifth hearing, explaining the different ways they deflected efforts by the former President and his associates to use the agency as a pawn in Trump's efforts to reverse Joe...
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Republican lawmakers asked the White House for pardons before and after Jan. 6

Republican lawmakers asked the White House for pardons before and after Jan. 6

5 days ago   |   By NPR

Various Republican House members requested pardons from President Donald Trump in the final days of his administration, according to testimony presented before the Jan. 6 committee.
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