Monday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, dismissed White House criticism of how Republicans are probing secret records found in President Joe Biden’s home and previous office, and he accused the Biden White House of having a double standard about oversight.
When speaking at a rally in Arizona, former President Donald Trump made a startling announcement the Democrats had placed a “trigger warning” on the Constitution. His comment is in line with his other statements that Democrats were coming after MAGA Republicans. Something that even Biden lent credence to when he said that MAGA Republicans were basically America’s homegrown terrorists
Prosecutors have not finished challenging U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon’s handling of the case. The Justice Department is attempting to expedite its appeal of a ruling that delayed its investigation into documents seized at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home.
Trump is granted a reprieve on his lodging objections to the FBI’s Mar-a-Lago inventory. Judge Aileen Cannon overruled special master Raymond Dearie’s deadline after the former president’s attorneys objected that he lacked the jurisdiction to establish it.
Former President Donald Trump, three of his adult children, and his corporation were accused of engaging in a decade-long plot to fraudulently value their assets, which resulted in $250 million in ill-gotten riches, according to the New York attorney general. The lawsuit follows a multi-year probe into the business activities of the former president and his firm.
Chris Kise, the well-connected former Florida solicitor general, became the head of former President Donald Trump’s legal team last month. Kise has attempted to take a conciliatory stance in challenging the Justice Department’s investigation into handling highly sensitive documents at Mar-a-Lago, but he is up against strong headwinds.
During last month’s search of former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home, a federal judge announced that she would release a detailed list of the FBI’s items, allowing us to understand better what documents might be among the seized materials.
A federal court in Florida unsealed a search warrant affidavit for former President Donald Trump’s residence Friday, which was heavily redacted. Nevertheless, both sides of the political aisle reacted strongly to the document, which has become the focus of a major investigation.
The judge said in a two-page ruling that the federal government’s proposed redactions were specifically limited to keeping secret grand jury information, identities of uncharged individuals, and sources and methods used in a criminal investigation – and the rest could be made public.
According to Pence, if invited to appear before the House Jan. 6 committee, he would consider testifying, but he would have to resolve thorny constitutional issues first.