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Michigan Republican-led investigation rejects Trump's claim that 2020 election was stolen

The results of the Michigan Senate Oversight Committee's investigation into the election found no basis for a conspiracy to steal the election.       [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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Trump will travel to the US-Mexico border with a group of House Republicans next week, per report

Former President Donald Trump participates in a ceremony commemorating the 200th mile of border wall at the international border with Mexico in San Luis, Arizona, June 23, 2020. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Trump will travel to the US-Mexico border next Wednesday with a group of House Republicans. The former president's trip comes amid GOP attacks on the Biden administration over its border policies. Trump made immigration a central issue of his campaign and administration. See more ...
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Brian Sicknick's partner says she once supported Trump, but now views his failure to honor Capitol cops' heroism as 'unforgivable' and 'un-American'

Sandra Garza, partner of the late Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Sandra Garza, the former partner of late Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick wrote an op-ed for CNN. Garza said that she used to support Trump, but now believes that Trump was a "mastermind" behind the riot. She also said Republican lawmakers who refuse to honor the heroism of Capitol cops are acting 'un-American.' See more stories on Insider's business page. The former partner...
Tags: Death, News, Congress, Trends, Brian, Republican, Donald Trump, Capitol Police, Trump, Capitol, Garza, Kelly McLaughlin, Capitol Siege, Brian Sicknick, Sicknick, Sandra Garza

Trump's obsessive rants about the 2020 election have driven away his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner, report says

President Donald Trump's White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Trump, walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, after stepping off Marine One after returning from Camp David. Patrick Semansky/AP Trump has pushed away Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner with his election lies, CNN reports. Ivanka and Kushner were once top figures in Trump's inner circle and administration. Trump remains fixated on cons...
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Trump questioned if Kushner accomplished peace in the Middle East 'after all' amid recent Israel-Hamas violence, report says

President Donald Trump's White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner pauses while speaking to a member of the audience as he arrives for a news conference with President Donald Trump and Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, May, 18th, 2017, in Washington. Andrew Harnik/AP Trump and Kushner are growing apart, according to a new CNN report. The former president has reportedly begun to question Kushner's accomplishments in his administrat...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Israel, US, International, Jerusalem, Trends, Cnn, Gaza, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Un, Hamas, Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump

Trump is envious of Jared Kushner's 7-figure book advance and worries his son-in-law will take credit for his administration's accomplishments, report says

White House senior advisor Jared Kushner and President Donald Trump in the Oval Office on September 11, 2020. Anna Moneymaker-Pool/Getty Images Trump is jealous of son-in-law Jared Kushner's 7-figure book advance, per a CNN report. The former president is also worried that Kushner will take credit for his administration's accomplishments. Trump has been interviewed for 17 forthcoming books but still doesn't have a book deal of his own. See more stories on Insider's busine...
Tags: Politics, White House, Politico, US, Trends, Cnn, Middle East, Harpercollins, Donald Trump, Black, Trump, Oval Office, Ivanka Trump, Kushner, Simon Schuster, Jared Kushner

I can't forgive the people who won't admit my partner, Brian Sicknick, was a hero

Sandra Garza met Sicknick in 2008, bonded over blueberry pancakes, past military experience and a passion for helping others. His death, after defending the Capitol Jan. 6, left her drowning in grief, she writes, but it turned to rage when she watched Senators refuse to appoint a commision to investigate, then lie over and over again on TV, denying the "monstrous acts" committed by pro-Trump protesters.
Tags: Cnn, Trump, Brian Sicknick, Sandra Garza

Top Stories this AM: Yang's out of the NYC mayoral race; Darrell Hammond is in - with Trump; Australia's mouse plague continues

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: RIP Yang Gang. Andrew Yang concedes mayoral primary: "I am not going to be the next Mayor of New York City." Unofficial results showed Yang in fourth place, with Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams holding a commanding lead. Twitter trips up the White House. White House officials were duped into following a...
Tags: News, Australia, New York City, US, Newsletter, Trends, Gop, New South Wales, Biden, Doj, Alec Baldwin, Trump, Eric Adams, Yang, Manchin, FEC

Trump is 'incentivized' to run again for president in 2024 by Biden's performance, says his son Eric

Donald Trump Getty Donald Trump has been "incentivized" to win the presidency back in 2024 by Biden's performance, his son Eric has said. "Every single day that Biden messes up our nation, I think it further incentivizes my father," Trump said. "We're going to walk through that door, I'm telling you. We're going to walk through that door," he predicted. See more stories on Insider's business page. Donald Trump feels "incentivized" to run for the presidency again in 202...
Tags: Politics, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, White House, Trends, Republican Party, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Eric, NewsMax, Trump Organization, Eric Trump, Thomas Colson, Trump 2024

Jimmy Kimmel Taunts ‘President Snowflake’ Trump Over TV Attack: ‘Can’t Take A Joke!’

Trump reportedly wanted the Justice Department to investigate late-night comics who mocked him.
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Opinion: Trump's 'book of all books' undoubtedly a work of fiction

Watch out, Holy Bible! Step aside, Don Quixote! Former President Donald Trump says he's writing "the book of all books." Despites his attempts to build hype, obstacles loom. The first is that he's likely to be the least reliable narrator since Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho." And that was a work of fiction.
Tags: News, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump, Patrick Bateman

Trump's 'book of all books' undoubtedly a work of fiction

Michael D'Antonio writes that former President Donald Trump's book, which he claims to be furiously writing, will break with the norm of presidential autobiographies by relying on fiction more than fact.
Tags: Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Michael D Antonio

Analysis: Trump keeps stoking false 'reinstatement' theory

Donald Trump continues to openly discuss the possibility that he will be reinstated as president, dangerously fomenting the false belief among his followers that this wild conspiracy theory is something other than a total and complete fantasy. 
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Landmark voting rights bill defeated in Senate despite Democratic unity

For the People Act fails to overcome filibusterBiden under pressure to advocate for presidential priorityUS politics – live coverageJoe Biden suffered a significant setback on Tuesday as one of his top priorities, a set of reforms to protect voting rights and shore up American democracy, was defeated in Congress. Related: Trump has ‘zero desire’ to be speaker of House, spokesman says Continue reading...
Tags: Republicans, Senate, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, House, US Senate, US Congress, Biden, Trump, Chuck Schumer, US voting rights, Congress Related

Attorney general says he doesn't want to prejudge career prosecutors who were part of Trump administration

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Tuesday said the Justice Department's watchdog has a "number" of investigations to dig into and that he doesn't want to haphazardly open a probe into career prosecutors who served under the previous administration.
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Georgia Elections Officials Recover Legal Fees In Trump Suit Over 2020 Results

Elections officials in two Georgia counties sued by former President Donald Trump after the 2020 election have recovered legal fees, which they say came from the plaintiffs in the case: Trump, his campaign and Georgia’s Republican Party chair. [Author: Matt Shuham]
Tags: News, Georgia, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trump, David Shafer, 2020 Elections, Matt Shuham

Biden administration says more 'remain in Mexico' migrants can enter the US

The Biden administration is expanding the pool of migrants eligible to be processed into the United States that had been subject to a Trump-era policy forcing them to stay in Mexico, according to a source familiar with the plans.
Tags: Mexico, US, Cnn, United States, Biden, Trump

Opinion: Where another Trump presidency could take America

"It's a fragile time for our democracy," said US Rep. Eric Swalwell, disclosing earlier this month that the Department of Justice had secretly seized his communications records in 2017, when he was on a congressional committee investigating then-president Donald Trump's ties to Russia.
Tags: News, US, America, Stories, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Trump, Eric Swalwell

Where another Trump presidency could take America

The context and apparent motive for the former president's recently revealed secret surveillance of reporters and political adversaries line up more with autocracy than democracy, writes Ruth Ben Ghiat. And since it is rare for parties to stake their reputation on a defeated leader --especially one who incited a riot-- unless they think he will return to office, the GOP's failure to denounce such clandestine actions by the Department of Justice are a chilling portent.
Tags: America, Cnn, Gop, Department Of Justice, Trump, Ruth Ben Ghiat

Migrants turned away at border under Biden face shocking abuse in Mexico

Human Rights First report records 3,300 incidents of kidnap, rape, trafficking or assault linked to Trump-era Title 42 health protocolNearly 3,300 migrants stranded in Mexico since January due to a US border policy have been kidnapped, raped, trafficked or assaulted, according to a new report by the campaigning group Human Rights First.The report documents cases of migrants and asylum seekers stuck in Mexico since Joe Biden took office on 20 January. The number of cases has jumped in recent week...
Tags: Human Rights, Mexico, Americas, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Migration, US immigration, Biden, Trump, Human Rights First, Us-mexico Border

Trump and Bill O'Reilly are charging $7,500 for VIP tickets to their 'fun, fun, fun' speaking tour in Texas and Florida

Bill O'Reilly and Donald Trump. Screenshot/Fox News Trump and disgraced ex-Fox News host Bill O'Reilly are charging more than $7,500 for VIP tickets. The VIP package includes floor seats, a pre-show reception, and photos with Trump and O'Reilly. With fees, a single VIP ticket comes out to more than $8,500. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump and disgraced former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly are charging more than $7,500 for VIP ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Texas, News, White House, Trends, Fox, Fundraising, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Reilly, Bill O'Reilly, Eliza Relman, Donald Trump Screenshot Fox News Trump

Schumer blasts GOP-led voting restrictions, says 'legislatures are making it easier to own a gun than to vote'

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and the Democratic leadership speak to reporters about progress on an infrastructure bill and voting rights legislation, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 15, 2021. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Schumer on Tuesday ripped into GOP-led efforts to enact new voting laws. "Republican legislatures are making it easier to own a gun than to vote," he said. His comments come ahead of a Senate vote to consider a sweeping elections reform bill. ...
Tags: Politics, Voting, News, Republicans, Congress, Washington, Cbs News, Senate, America, Trends, Georgia, Democrats, Gop, House, Capitol Hill, Republican

The DOJ's top national security official seriously considered resigning amid Trump's pressure to overturn the election

John Demers. Thomson Reuters John Demers, the DOJ's top national security official, considered resigning amid Trump's pressure to overturn the election. But Demers decided to stay on to oversee the department's day-to-day business. He also told The Wall Street Journal he was "relieved" and "pleased" that the acting AG resisted Trump's pressure to overturn the election results. See more stories on Insider's business page. John Demers, the Justice Department official who ...
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Facebook banned Trump - but his 'Team Trump' group is still running ads in his name

A screenshot shows the ads that "Team Trump" starting running on Facebook on Monday. Facebook "Team Trump" started running Facebook ads Monday, despite the former President's ban. The ads promote an upcoming Ohio rally and also ask for donations. Facebook says groups supporting the banned former President are allowed on the platform. See more stories on Insider's business page. "Team Trump" - the former President's political group - is running ads on Facebook despite Donald Tr...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, America, Trends, Social Media, Ohio, Facebook Ads, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Save America, Tech Insider, Team Trump, Katie Canales

Nearly 900 Secret Service agents got COVID-19, according to newly released government records

Secret Service agents watch the crowd as President Donald Trump addresses supporters during a campaign rally at the Ocala International Airport, Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, in Ocala, Fla. Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP Photo 881 Secret Service agents got COVID-19 during the first year of the pandemic, records show. It's not clear who the agents were or whom they were assigned to protect. But CREW, which obtained the records, emphasized the risks Trump placed on agents last year. See more stories on ...
Tags: Politics, News, US, Trends, Washington Dc, Secret Service, Donald Trump, Stanford University, Trump, Crew, Mike Pence, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, John Haltiwanger, COVID-19, COVID, Ocala International Airport

A livid Trump was told Kushner decided on federal Covid-19 testing, book says

Washington Post reporter Dan Diamond analyzes a new book that says former President Donald Trump repeatedly suggested sending Americans infected with Covid-19 to Guantanamo Bay.
Tags: News, Washington Post, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump, Kushner, Dan Diamond, COVID

The RNC shelled out $175,000 in May for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago. That's just a fraction of the $2.6 million they've spent at Trump's businesses since 2007.

The RNC paid over $175,000 to Mar-a-Lago for a donor event held in April. Getty Images The RNC shelled out $175,000 for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago this May. That sum is just a fraction of what the RNC has spent at Trump properties over the last 14 years. According to FEC data, the RNC spent over $2.6 million at Trump businesses since 2007. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Republican National Committee (RNC) have been big spenders at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club this ye...
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Arizona GOP official blasts company carrying out election recount: 'Insane just from a competence standpoint'

Maricopa County ballots being examined during the audit run by Cyber Ninjas. Matt York/AP A GOP official has slammed the election recount under way in Arizona's Maricopa County. He said that the effort, run by Cyber Ninjas, was "insane just from a competence standpoint." The state party backed the much-criticized audit, but some now regret doing so. See more stories on Insider's business page. The ongoing ballot audit in Arizona run by Cyber Ninjas is "insane just from a competence...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Gop, Arizona, News UK, Anderson Cooper, Donald Trump, Trump, Latham Watkins, Maricopa County, Arizona Senate, Arizona GOP, Asia Prior, Richer

Manhattan prosecutors are investigating whether Trump's former bodyguard got tax-free perks as part of a Trump Org. plan to avoid paying taxes, report says

Trump Organization COO Matthew Calamari. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Manhattan prosecutors are investigating if the Trump Organization gave employees tax-free perks. They're now examining Matthew Calamari, the organization's COO, the WSJ reported Monday. Prosecutors want to know if the Trump Org. broke the law by misrepresenting financial information for tax and other benefits. See more stories on Insider's business page. Manhattan prosecutors are examining whether President Dona...
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Hear these Trump supporters' hopes for the Arizona audit

CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports on parallels to the days leading up to the January 6 Capitol insurrection as anticipation grows around the end of the fraudulent Arizona election audit.
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