Mitch McConnell promises to vote for Trump in 2024, after saying Trump was responsible for the Capitol Hill riot

Last week, Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell condemned Trump after the sacking of the U.S. Capitol. It was “a disgraceful, disgraceful dereliction of duty,” McConnell said. “Trump is practically and morally responsible for provoking the events of the day.”

Yesterday, though, he pledged his vote to Trump, who is all but certain to win the party’s nomination in 2024: “Absolutely.”

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Georgia prosecutor opens investigation into Trump’s call to ‘find’ ballots

The district attorney of Georgia’s largest county is opening an investigation into former President Donald Trump over the January phone call in which the then-president pressured the Georgia secretary of state to “find” votes for him.

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The Justice Department dropped a Trump-era lawsuit over an ex-aide’s book about Melania Trump.

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has withdrawn a lawsuit it brought in October against a onetime friend and aide to Melania Trump over her book, one of several cases in which the Trump administration went after former allies who wrote critical memoirs.

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D.C. judge jails Richard Barnett, man who was photographed in Pelosi’s office during Capitol breach

A magistrate judge in Arkansas had previously approved Barnett’s release, saying he could safely stay with his partner until trial.

Howell disagreed, saying he came to the Capitol “prepared with a weapon and cloaked with entitlement” and “seemed happy to be one of the stars of this revolt,” only to attempt to evade law enforcement after leaving.

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Dominion Voting System sues Giuliani over election claims

Dominion’s lawsuit, filed in federal court in the District of Columbia, is among the first major signs of fallout for the former president’s allies and the failed effort to subvert the 2020 election that ended with a riot at the U.S. Capitol by a pro-Trump mob convinced the election had been stolen.

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Trump to issue around 100 pardons and commutations Tuesday, sources say

The pardons are one of several items Trump must complete before his presidency ends in days. White House officials also still have executive orders prepared, and the President is still hopeful to declassify information related to the Russia probe before he leaves office. But with a waning number of administration officials still in jobs, the likelihood that any of it gets done seemed to be shrinking.

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Trump admin launches despicable attack on LGBTQ people on its way out

The Trump administration is making a deliberate decision to continue this anti-gay animus as it’s just days away from going out of power—and when the incoming Biden administration has already made clear it will begin reversing Trump administration policies right away. 

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New York City To Terminate Business Contracts With Trump Following Capitol Riot

New York City will terminate business contracts with President Donald Trump after last week’s insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday.

The Trump Organization is under city contract to operate the two ice rinks and a carousel in Central Park as well as a golf course in the Bronx.

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The bonkers Republican logic on why Trump shouldn’t impeached

So, let’s walk through this logic, shall we? No punitive action should be taken against the President who told a mob of his supporters that “we fight like hell and if you don’t fight like hell, you’re not going to have a country anymore” because, if that action is taken, it could lead to violence?

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