Georgia election worker Ruby Freeman and her daughter, Wandrea “Shaye” Moss described during Tuesday’s Jan. 6 committee hearing how a mob of Trump supporters came after them, online and in person, on account of a debunked conspiracy theory about their actions on Election Day 2020. Joe Scarborough shares his thoughts.
- Business Insider
Former GOP House aide says Trump is likely to announce his 2024 presidential run soon because he 'has the impulse control of a freaking toddler'
Kurt Bardella said it's likely that Trump is thinking of "pulling the trigger now" despite the backlash arising from the January 6 hearings.
- The New York Times
They came for Dmitry Kolker, an ailing physicist, in the intensive care ward. They came for Ivan Fedotov, a hockey star, as he was leaving practice with a film crew in tow. They came for Vladimir Mau, a state university rector, the week he was reelected to the board of Gazprom. The message sent by these high-profile detentions: Nearly anyone is now punishable in Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The flurry of arrests across the country in recent days has signaled that the Kremlin is intent on tightening
- The Hill
Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) on Monday said that former President Trump’s return to office would feed into the “national malady of denial, deceit, and distrust” that the senator said President Biden has not been able to break through. In an opinion piece published in The Atlantic, Romney said that many Americans on both sides of the aisle…
- The Guardian
Rightwing networks Fox News, OAN and Newsmax could be found liable in cases brought by voting machine company Dominion
GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger defends his tweet calling Liz Cheney's challengers 'armpit farters,' saying they are 'spreading conspiracy'
"I hope this serves as a lesson to every American. Let's fix this system because the primary system is failing." Kinzinger said on CNN.
Discovery in the case could reveal bombshell messages among the Trump White House, Fox personalities, and even Rupert Murdoch.
- The Hill
The political damage suffered by Donald Trump during the Jan. 6 hearings, which journalist Bob Woodward says has written the former president’s “political obituary,” is giving Senate Republicans eyeing the White House new hope for 2024. Presidential hopefuls including Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) have largely steered clear…
Trump's influence over the Supreme Court is just beginning. Next the conservative majority could upend elections with an 'extraordinary power grab.'
North Carolina Republicans are asking the Supreme Court to embrace a legal theory next term that experts call "nutty," "dangerous," and "made up."
- Associated Press
More than halfway through a tumultuous primary season, voters have rendered verdicts in a number of contests, many of which featured candidates arguing they best represented a continuation of policies favored by former President Donald Trump. While not on the ballot himself, Trump has played a role in several races, with candidates bearing his endorsement meeting a variety of electoral outcomes. Eight incumbents — three Democrats and five Republicans — lost their U.S. House seats already this year after being defeated in their primary elections.
- Associated Press
More witnesses are coming forward with new details on the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot following former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson's devastating testimony last week against former President Donald Trump, says a member of a House committee investigating the insurrection. The panel already has subpoenaed former White House counsel Pat Cipollone, who investigators remain hopeful will appear Wednesday for a deposition, and said it would also welcome follow-up details from Secret Service members with Trump that day. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., cited Hutchinson's testimony that Trump wanted to join an angry mob of his supporters who marched on Jan. 6, 2021, to the Capitol, where they rioted, as particularly valuable in “inspiring” more people to step forward as the committee gets set for at least two public hearings this month.
Jan. 6 live updates: New witnesses have been coming forward to the panel since Cassidy Hutchinson's damning testimony, Kinzinger says
The House select committee is investigating the Capitol riot and the role Donald Trump and his allies played in trying to overturn the 2020 election.
It's not at all clear what the former president was referring to in a furious series of Fourth of July messages.
- The Hill
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) said Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-Wyo.) primary challengers are “lying to their constituents” when asked on Sunday about his earlier tweet calling them “armpit farters.” Kinzinger, who along with Cheney has drawn ire from fellow Republicans for serving on the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, riot by former President Trump’s…
Watergate prosecutor says slapping Trump with a charge of rebellion or insurrection could prevent him from ever holding office again
Jill Wine-Banks, a Watergate prosecutor, said convicting Trump of such a charge would be a "more important goal than jailing the former president."
A Trump-endorsed gubernatorial candidate in Illinois apologized for asking people to 'move on' hours after the Highland Park mass shooting
In a live stream, Darren Bailey urged people to "move on and celebrate the independence of this nation" shortly after the Highland Park shooting.
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- The Guardian
Rumors are swirling that the ex-president could make an announcement soon, as January 6 revelations continue
Jan. 6 panel member Schiff says that if DOJ doesn't investigate Trump it sends message presidents are above the law
Jan. 6 committee member Adam Schiff said that he believes Trump likely committed crimes in seeking to overturn the 2020 election.
- The Hill
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), a member of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot, said on Sunday that new witnesses have come forward since Cassidy Hutchinson testified to the panel publicly last week. “This happens every day,” Kinzinger told CNN “State of the Union” co-anchor Dana Bash. “Every day we get…
- Ukrayinska Pravda
The occupiers tortured the diver of the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant to death - the mayor of Enerhodar
KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO - SUNDAY, 3 JULY 2022, 21:30 Andrii Honcharuk, a diver of the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant [ZNPP] hydraulic workshop, died in Enerhodar, after being tortured by the Russian occupiers.