Latest Subpoenas News

Jan. 6 panel moving swiftly as it sets Bannon contempt vote

Oct. 15, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has moved aggressively against Trump adviser Steve Bannon, swiftly scheduling a vote to recommend criminal contempt charges against the former White House aide after he defied a subpoena. ...

Jan. 6 panel moves against Bannon, sets contempt vote

Oct. 14, 2021 20:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection moved aggressively against close Trump adviser Steve Bannon on Thursday, swiftly scheduling a vote to recommend criminal contempt charges against the former White House aide after he defied a subpoena....

No city officials testifying as part of election subpoenas

Oct. 14, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Representatives for elections officials from Wisconsin's five largest cities and the state elections commission said Thursday that the officials won't have to sit for interviews with the Republican-hired lead investigator, even though the subpoenas they were issued...

House Jan. 6 panel sets contempt vote for Steve Bannon after former Trump aide defies subpoena

Oct. 14, 2021 13:41 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Jan. 6 panel sets contempt vote for Steve Bannon after former Trump aide defies subpoena.

Lawyer who aided Trump subpoenaed by Jan. 6 committee

Oct. 13, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol has issued a subpoena to a former Justice Department lawyer who positioned himself as an ally of Donald Trump and aided the Republican president's efforts to challenge the results of the 2020 election. ...

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas former Justice Dept. lawyer who championed Trump's bid to challenge election loss

Oct. 13, 2021 17:06 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jan. 6 panel subpoenas former Justice Dept. lawyer who championed Trump's bid to challenge election loss.

Wisconsin attorney general calls for election probe to end

Oct. 11, 2021 18:24 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Democratic attorney general who represents the state elections commission on Monday called for a Republican-ordered investigation into the 2020 presidential election to be shut down, saying it is a partisan political effort that lacks credibility, wastes...

Biden will not block documents sought by House committee

Oct. 09, 2021 00:23 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says that President Joe Biden will not block the handover of documents sought by a House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, setting up a showdown with former President Donald Trump, who wants to shield those White House...

Biden won't invoke executive privilege on Trump Jan. 6 docs

Oct. 08, 2021 21:47 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Friday that President Joe Biden will not block the handover of documents sought by a House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, setting up a showdown with former President Donald Trump, who wants to shield those White...

Wisconsin election investigator cancels mayors' interviews

Oct. 07, 2021 21:42 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The retired Wisconsin Supreme Court justice leading a Republican-ordered investigation into the 2020 presidential election in the battleground state on Thursday canceled plans to interview mayors and election officials from the state's five largest cities, days after he...