GOP lawmaker sues Pence in bid to overturn Biden win

Vice President Pence was sued Sunday by Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) and several other Republicans in a far-fetched bid that appeared aimed at overturning President-elect Joe Biden’s election win. The lawsuit focuses on Pence’s role in an upcoming Jan. 6 meeting of Congress to count states’ electoral votes and finalize Biden’s victory over President Trump. Typically, the vice president’s … Read more

Legal Scholar Laurence Tribe argues Trump could be charged for “criminal obstruction of justice” for his pardons

In a new piece for the Financial Times, legal scholar Laurence Tribe claims Trump could be criminally prosecuted for his pardons, arguing “if Mr Trump abuses pardons to shield himself and key allies from justice, that could be charged as criminal obstruction of justice, an abuse of the constitutional power of clemency to accomplish an … Read more

Trump posthumously honors oldest Pearl Harbor veteran: ‘His legacy is forever etched into our country’s rich history’

President Trump signed a bill that will posthumously honor a Navy veteran who was the country’s oldest Pearl Harbor survivor. Ray Chavez died in 2018 at the age of 106, but his name will be forever remembered after Trump signed a bill last week ordering a San Diego-area post office to bear the vet’s name. “His … Read more

Trump to head back to Georgia for rally ahead of Senate runoffs

President Trump on Sunday announced plans to hold a rally in Georgia to garner support for the Republican candidates the day before the state’s two Senate runoff elections. The president tweeted on Sunday that he will head to Georgia on Jan. 4 for a rally backing Sens. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) and David Perdue (R-Ga.) before the runoffs that will determine which party … Read more

Kelly Loeffler demands DOJ “Appoint a special counsel on Hunter Biden NOW!”

Christmas Eve Republican Georgia Senator tweeted “The Department of Justice MUST do the right thing.” She then demanded “Appoint a special counsel on Hunter Biden NOW!” The Department of Justice MUST do the right thing. Appoint a special counsel on Hunter Biden NOW! — Kelly Loeffler (@KLoeffler) December 24, 2020 Loeffler tweeted Saturday “If we … Read more