‘Just say the election was corrupt’: Trump pressure on Justice Department detailed

Arizona’s Rep. Andy Biggs was among members of Congress seeking pardons after Jan. 6, according to former White House aide

By: - June 23, 2022 5:24 pm

Witnesses told a congressional committee that former President Trump pressured the Department of Justice to help him subvert the 2020 election. Photo by Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.