Lawyers Caved to Trump Demands and Encouraged Pence to Overturn Election in Newly Reported Memos

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump wrote multiple memos advising ways to overturn the 2020 election. Two previously unreported memos, uncovered by ABC News’ Jonathan Karl, show how heavily the administration pressured then-Vice President Mike Pence to reject Biden’s victory. Reported for the first time in Karl’s upcoming book, Betrayal, covering the final days of […]

Steele Dossier Analyst Who Claimed Trump Pee Tape Existed Arrested by Feds

Igor Danchenko — the analyst who was the lead researcher on the infamous Steele dossier that made outlandish claims about then-President Elect Donald Trump, including the allegation that a tape existed of him with urinating hookers in a Russian hotel room — was arrested Thursday by federal authorities, The New York Times reported. Danchenko is […]

Trump Says He’s Launching His Own Social Media Network Called Truth Social

Donald Trump said that he’s launching a new social media service, Truth Social, through a newly formed company called Trump Media and Technology Corp. Truth Social will have a nationwide rollout in the first quarter of 2022, with a beta launch next month, according to a press release. According to the announcement, the company also […]

He's the Whistleblower Who Brought Down Scott Pruitt. Now He's Driving an Uber

When Kevin Chmielewski emerged from the FBI’s fortress of a headquarters in downtown Washington, D.C., his head was spinning. It was the fall of 2017. He’d just left a classified briefing about a matter of national security. As he walked back to his office at the Environmental Protection Agency, Chmielewski knew what he had to […]

Trump Disses DeSantis' Potential Presidential Bid: 'I'd Beat Him'

Even though former president Donald Trump has not publicly announced he will run in 2024, he is already trash-talking one of his potential opponents, Ron DeSantis, Florida’s Republican governor. Speaking about a possible campaign, Trump said in an interview with Yahoo Finance’s Ben Werschkul that he was confident he would “beat” DeSantis if the governor […]

The January 6 Investigation Names Names: Bannon, Meadows, and Scavino

The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol issued subpoenas Thursday to four top  officials from former President Trump’s administration. The panel sent letters requesting documents and testimony to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, former White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications Dan Scavino, former Pentagon […]

Dan Quayle Convinced Mike Pence To Ignore Trump’s Decertification Pleas: Book

Although Dan Quayle wasn’t taken seriously when he served as George H.W. Bush’s vice president, he may have saved American democracy from Donald Trump’s election fraud. According to “Peril,” an upcoming book by Washington Post journalists Bob Woodward and Robert Costa, Trump spent his final days in office pressuring Vice President Mike Pence to disrupt the […]