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Oath Keepers, Proud Boys subpoenaed by Jan. 6 House panel

Nov. 23, 2021 16:59 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection issued more subpoenas Tuesday, this time to extremist organizations, including the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers as well as their leaders, in an attempt to uncover the plotting and execution of the...

Alex Jones, Roger Stone subpoenaed by House Jan. 6 committee

Nov. 22, 2021 21:27 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A committee investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection issued subpoenas Monday to five more individuals, including former President Donald Trump’s ally Roger Stone and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, as lawmakers deepened their probe of the rallies that preceded...

Jan. 6 panel eyes Meadows contempt vote but 'won't rush'

Nov. 16, 2021 18:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection says there is still time for former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows to comply with a subpoena before the panel moves forward with a vote to hold him in contempt of Congress. ...

Trump ally Bannon talks tough after court appearance

Nov. 16, 2021 00:07 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Trump ally Steve Bannon appeared before a judge to face criminal contempt charges for defying a subpoena from Congress' Jan. 6 committee, then declared combatively outside court that he was “taking on the Biden regime” in fighting the charges. ...

Bannon indictment defies history of Congress' contempt power

Nov. 16, 2021 00:06 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon's indictment on contempt of Congress charges is the nation's first since 1983, and his appearance in federal court provides a rare glimpse into one of U.S. lawmakers' politically messiest and least-used powers. The last successful...

Trump ally Bannon talks tough after court appearance

Nov. 15, 2021 18:18 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Trump ally Steve Bannon appeared before a judge on Monday to face criminal contempt charges for defying a subpoena from Congress' Jan. 6 committee, then declared combatively outside court that he was “taking on the Biden regime” in fighting the charges. ...

Bannon indicted on contempt charges for defying 1/6 subpoena

Nov. 13, 2021 10:26 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, has been indicted on two counts of criminal contempt of Congress after he defied a subpoena from the House committee investigating the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. The...

Today in History

Nov. 13, 2021 00:03 AM EST

Today in History Today is Saturday, Nov. 13, the 317th day of 2021. There are 48 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 13, 2015, Islamic State militants carried out a set of coordinated attacks in Paris on...

Bannon indicted on contempt charges for defying 1/6 subpoena

Nov. 12, 2021 19:26 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, was indicted Friday on two counts of criminal contempt of Congress after he defied a subpoena from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. The...

EXPLAINER: Who has the Jan. 6 panel subpoenaed — and why?

Nov. 12, 2021 16:36 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has issued almost three dozen subpoenas as it aggressively seeks information about the origins of the attack and what former President Donald Trump did — or didn’t do — to stop it. ...