Trump news latest: Jan 6 transcripts reveal Melania’s Jill Biden snub as Don Jr can’t explain missing $240m
Jan. 6 Panel Reveals Report, Outlines Trump ‘Conspiracy’
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The Jan. 6 House Select Committee investigating Donald Trump’s role in the 2021 Capitol riots has released another set of interview transcripts.
Included in the latest release are some big names from Trumpworld, including Donald Trump Jr, Kimberly Guilfoyle and Stephen Miller.
There are also White House insiders who turned against Trump, including Stephanie Grisham and Alyssa Farah Griffin, as well as other key figures including Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and Steven Sund of the Capitol Police.
Among the revelations, Melania Trump rejected the suggestion to meet Jill Biden as part of the transition, wanting to stay aligned with the West Wing – in contrast to her position throughout the presidency. She also didn’t trust Mark Meadows.
Meanwhile, Don Jr. could not explain the whereabouts of $240 million raised by the Trump campaign after the 2020 election. His testimony included several moments where he was unable to recall events or conversations.
With the new Congress taking office on January 3, the committee will be disbanded. He released his full report before Christmas.
Tomorrow, Mr Trump’s finances will be in the spotlight when a House committee is expected to release the former president’s tax returns.
Highlights Show Latest Update 1672380900Don Jr Admits He Doesn’t Know Where Trump’s $240M Fundraiser Went
Donald Trump Jr. said he did not know where the $240 million raised to fight his father’s 2020 presidential election went, according to transcripts released by the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 riots at the Capitol of the USA.
Eric Garcia reports from Washington, DC.
Oliver O’Connell30 December 2022 06:15
1672377300 Jan 6 Transcripts: Gaetz Was Source of Trump’s Joe Scarborough Conspiracy Theories
Andrew Feinberg has the story.
Oliver O’Connell30 December 2022 05:15
1672374638Melania ‘didn’t trust’ Mark Meadows, former aide says
Former first lady Melania Trump distrusted her husband’s last chief of staff and was outraged by how he would allow “harmful” people access to him and the White House’s private family quarters, according to her longtime and former spokesperson. senior White House aide.
Andrew Feinberg has the story.
Oliver O’Connell December 30, 2022 4:30 am
1672371938 Jan 6 Transcripts: Marjorie Taylor Greene brought up QAnon several times before Trump
Ms. Hutchinson’s remarks were from interviews she gave in May and June to the Jan. 6 congressional committee investigating the Capitol riots.
Oliver O’Connell December 30, 2022 3:45 am
1672369238Trump realized his program was public only after four years in office
Oliver O’Connell December 30, 2022 3:00 am
1672366538 Trump aide told Matt Gaetz pardon panel Jan. 6
Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz reportedly asked a senior Trump White House aide to inform then-chief of staff Mark Meadows of his desire to receive a presidential pardon that would keep him from facing any criminal charge.
Mr. Gaetz was part of a then-ongoing investigation into whether he violated anti-sex-trafficking laws by paying for a teenage girl to cross state lines. He and the girl allegedly had a sexual relationship.
Oliver O’Connell30 December 2022 02:15
1672363838 Jan 6 Transcripts: Ray Epps Says Right-Wing Conspiracies Ruined His Life After Attack
A new set of testimony released Thursday by the House Select Committee investigating Jan. 6 included an interview with Ray Epps, the man who found himself at the center of allegations that he was an instigator working for a federal agency during the attack. to Congress.
John Bowden reports from Washington, DC.
Oliver O’Connell December 30, 2022 1:30 am
1672362338’What happened to global warming?’
Former President Donald Trump went on Truth Social this afternoon to demonstrate his complete lack of understanding of the terms climate change, weather and global warming.
Oliver O’Connell December 30, 2022 1:05 am
1672360838 Jan 6 Transcript: Melania Trump stuck with her husband and refused to invite Jill Biden to tea
Indeed, Ms. Grisham noted that the former first lady’s stance was even out of character given her prior position to operate independently of West Wing politics.
Oliver O’Connell30 December 2022 00:40
1672359038’I told you this would happen’
Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund told the committee Jan. 6 that a Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters told him after the Capitol attack, “I told you this was going to happen, I told you this was going to happen.”
Oliver O’Connell30 December 2022 00:10