GOP rallies around Trump after FBI searches Mar-a-Lago

GOP rallies around Trump after FBI searches Mar-a-Lago

By Steve Peoples | Associated Press NEW YORK — For much of the year, small cracks in Donald Trump’s political support have been growing. Dissatisfied Republican primary voters began to consider new presidential prospects. GOP donors grappled with damaging revelations uncovered by the Jan. 6 committee. S everal party leaders pondered challenging Trump for the … Read more

Why The Trumpified GOP Feels So Hapless At Governing

Why The Trumpified GOP Feels So Hapless At Governing

This article is part of HuffPost’s biweekly politics newsletter. Click here to subscribe. As Senate Democrats were getting ready for the final votes on their big health care and climate legislation late last week, their Republican counterparts seemed prepared to make one last, desperate stand: They were going to force votes on an array of … Read more

How the FBI’s Mar-a-Lago Raid Could Expose Trump’s Secrets

How the FBI’s Mar-a-Lago Raid Could Expose Trump’s Secrets

The exclamation point is perhaps the most tantalizing part of Donald Trump’s post-raid-on-Mar-a-Lago statement: “They even broke into my safe!” It’s been a bad week for a man who believes that a safe—an obvious investigative target—is beyond the pale. Not only did FBI agents enter Trump’s Palm Beach home on Monday as part of a … Read more

Trump’s Deposition Has A Satisfying Link To ‘Succession’

Trump’s Deposition Has A Satisfying Link To ‘Succession’

Former President Donald Trump was deposed Wednesday morning by New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) as part of her office’s civil investigation into his business dealings. In a statement, Trump, who is the subject of multiple federal and state investigations, said he invoked the Fifth Amendment and refused to answer any questions under oath. … Read more

Trump Made It A Felony To Mishandle Classified Documents In 2018

Trump Made It A Felony To Mishandle Classified Documents In 2018

Few details have been made public as to why, exactly, the FBI and Department of Justice felt the urgent need to raid former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort on Monday. Reports indicate Trump had been holding onto materials that were supposed to have been turned over to the National Archives. But officials have not commented … Read more

Pennsylvania Rep. Scott Perry Says FBI Agents Seized His Cellphone – CBS Philly

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Scott Perry said his cellphone was seized Tuesday morning by FBI agents carrying a search warrant. The circumstances surrounding the seizure were not immediately known. Perry, though, has been a figure in the congressional investigation into President Donald Trump’s actions leading up to the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol insurrection. READ … Read more

Trump FBI Raid: 5 Big Takeaways From the Mar-a-Lago Search

Very few people are ever on the receiving end of the FBI search warrant—even fewer than up escaping criminal charges. The fact that a former president of the United States now ranks among the former provides the strongest indication yet that Donald Trump may soon face the laughter. Monday’s search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago property in … Read more

Trump says Mar-a-Lago was “raided” as FBI executes search warrant

Trump says Mar-a-Lago was “raided” by the FBI 25:19 Former President Donald Trump said Monday that Mar-a-Lago, the Florida club that is his primary residence, is “currently under siege, raided, and occupied by a large group of FBI agents.” Sources tell CBS News the search is connected to a Justice Department investigation of claims by … Read more

FBI agents raid Donald Trump’s Florida estate

Marco Rubio, the Republican senator, said: “Using government power to persecute political opponents is something we have seen many times from third world Marxist dictatorships. But never before in America.” Kristi Noem, the Republican governor of South Dakota, added: “Using the criminal justice system in this manner is un-American.” Some supporters of Mr Trump said … Read more