JD Vance gets Donald Trump’s endorsement for Ohio Senate GOP race

Former President Donald Trump has endorsed JD Vance for the Republican Senate primary in Ohio, weeks before the May 3 election. Trump had resisted the race, but eventually decided to back Vance, a venture capitalist and author of the memoir “Hillbilly Elegy.” In his endorsement, Trump said Vance had the best chance of winning the … Read more

Opinion: The ironic story of who actually cheated in their 2020 votes

Editor’s note: Nicole Hemmer is a Columbia University Research Associate on the Obama Presidency Oral History Project and author of “Messengers from the Right: Conservative Media and the Transformation of American Politics.” She co-hosts the “Past Present” and “This Day in Esoteric Political History” history podcasts and is a co-producer of the “Welcome To Your … Read more

DOJ still opposes Trump’s subpoena in Peter Strzok’s civil case against the FBI

CNN — The Justice Department reiterated its arguments on Monday as to why it is seeking to block a subpoena for the testimony of former President Donald Trump who is wanted by a former FBI agent who pursued his firing in 2018. In its latest court filing in the dispute, the department argued that former … Read more

New York Attorney General wants Donald Trump held in contempt and fined $10,000 a day

New York’s attorney general on Thursday asked a state judge to issue a contempt order against former President Donald Trump, saying he failed to comply with a previous ruling l forcing him to hand over documents by March 31 as part of an investigation into his company’s financial practices. . New York Attorney General Letitia … Read more

Trump case: New York Attorney General Letitia James wants Donald Trump held in contempt and fined $10,000 a day

New York’s attorney general on Thursday asked a state judge to issue a contempt order against former President Donald Trump, saying he failed to comply with a previous ruling l forcing him to hand over documents by March 31 as part of an investigation into his company’s financial practices. . New York Attorney General Letitia … Read more

Why Democrats Are Desperate to Prove Ohio Isn’t a Lost Cause

Wilberforce, Ohio CNN — Desperate to prove that Ohio is not a lost cause, Democratic candidates for governor and an open Senate seat are trying to avoid culture wars and tap into a vein of economic populism that has eluded them in the increasingly red state in recent decades. It wasn’t long since the Democrats … Read more

FEC fines Hillary Clinton campaign and Democratic Party, clears ‘Steele dossier’ author of wrongdoing

The Federal Election Commission fined Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign $8,000 and the Democratic National Committee $105,000 for obscuring their funding of the “Steele dossier,” a 2016 opposition research report which sought to highlight alleged links between Donald Trump and Russia. The bipartisan Elections Commission also dismissed a complaint against Christopher Steele, the author of the … Read more

House Jan. 6 committee chairman says discrepancy in Trump’s phone log is ‘worrying’

The chairman of the House Select Committee on Jan. 6 said a report by CBS News and the Washington Post recorded the day of the attack on the U.S. Capitol. show a gap in former President Donald Trump’s phone logs of seven hours and 37 minutes is “concerning”. “Obviously there isn’t a second in the … Read more