• Panel sharpens focus on Trump's ‘crazy' Jan. 6 plan

    18 days ago - By Bésame

    By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK
    WASHINGTON - Donald Trump's extraordinary effort to overturn his 2020 election defeat came into ever-clearer focus Thursday, with testimony describing his pressuring Vice President Mike Pence in vulgar private taunts and public entreaties to stop the certification of Joe Biden's victory in the run-up to the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.
    Trump's closest advisers viewed his last-ditch efforts to halt congressional certification of his loss as “nuts,” “crazy” and even likely to incite riots if Pence followed through, witnesses revealed in stark testimony...
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