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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2021-11-12 -- executive privilege (11), investigating 6 (9), 6 attack on the capitol (8), court appeals (7), the 2020 election (6)

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executive privilege (11), investigating 6 (9), 6 attack on the capitol (8), court appeals (7), the 2020 election (6)

Even When He Wins He Loses: Trump Gets 1/6 Docs Stay But Hearing Is Fast-Tracked

Trump got a temporary stay blocking the 1/6 Committee from getting his documents, but the hearing will be held on November 30.

Judge Rejects Trump’s Bid to Keep Papers Secret in Jan. 6 Inquiry

But a Trump lawyer has signaled an intent to appeal the ruling, which raises novel issues about an ex-president’s executive privilege powers.

Murkowski announces reelection bid, setting up battle with Trump

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) on Friday announced that she is running for reelection to the Senate in 2022, setting up a tough fight as former President Trump vows to unseat her. 

Analysis: The absurd logic of Trump's bid to defy the January 6 committee

Ex-President Donald Trump is planting his flag on a logical absurdity in his transparent bid to run out the clock on the January 6 investigation and avoid accountability for his unprecedented bid to steal power in a coup.

Jan. 6 panel demands Meadows testify Friday or risk contempt charge

The House select committee investigating the Jan.

Trump Asks Court To 'Pause' Production Of Jan. 6 Documents

Hundreds of records are set to be released this week to the House committee investigating the Capitol riot.

Biden and China's Xi to hold virtual summit Monday: reports

President Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping will be holding a virtual summit on Monday,

Murkowski announces reelection bid opposed by Trump

Sen. Lisa Murkowski has announced that she will run for reelection

Jan. 6 committee temporarily blocked from obtaining Trump records

Donald Trump asked an appeals court to block the National Archives from sharing his presidential records with the House Jan. 6 committee.

At the Willard and the White House, the Jan. 6 Panel Widens Its Net

What went on at a five-star hotel near the White House the day before the riot could be a window into how a Trump-directed plot to upend the election ended in violence at the Capitol.

Appeals court temporarily bars release of Trump White House records to House Jan. 6 committee

The decision blocks a judge’s ruling that upheld President Biden’s authority to waive an ex-president’s claim to executive privilege as the case is being appealed.

House January 6 committee gives Meadows ultimatum: Appear Friday or risk criminal contempt

The House select committee investigating January 6 is demanding former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows appear for a deposition and turn over documents Friday or risk a criminal contempt referral, according to a letter Thursday from panel Chairman Bennie Thompson.

Court pauses release of Trump White House records - CNN Video

A federal appeals court granted former President Trump's request to pause the release of key White House records from his presidency to the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.

What's next in Trump's scramble to stop the House from getting his White House docs

Former President Donald Trump got a last-minute reprieve to stop the House select committee investigating January 6 from obtaining his White House documents as scheduled on Friday.

Analysis: How Mike Pence's inner circle could be the key to the January 6 investigation

The fundamental question before the January 6 committee is whether they will ever, really, get to the bottom of what former President Donald Trump said and did that day -- and in the days leading up the riot at the US Capitol.

Jan. 6 committee to Mark Meadows: Testify Friday or risk contempt charges

The chair, Rep. Bennie Thompson, said the former Trump chief of staff’s continued resistance to cooperating with the panel lacked any plausible defense.

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