The New York attorney general’s office is conducting a criminal tax investigation into top Trump Organization officer Allen Weisselberg and he could faces charges as early as this summer, according to the New York Times.
CNN’s Paula Reid reports the Justice Department is investigating potential obstruction of justice connected to the ongoing probe of Rep. Matt Gaetz and his alleged sexual relationship with a minor while Elie Honig explains why this is bad news for the Florida congressman.
Federal authorities investigating alleged sex trafficking by GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz have secured the cooperation of the congressman’s ex-girlfriend, according to people familiar with the matter. Gaetz has denied the allegations. CNN’s Paula Reid has more.
CNN’s Brianna Keilar and John Berman roll the tape on the 21 Republicans who had previously expressed their public support for police and voted against awarding the Capitol police a Congressional Gold Medal for protecting the Capitol during the January 6 insurrection.
CNN’s Erin Burnett speaks to Republican Stephen Richer, the County Recorder in Maricopa County, whose office is partially responsible for overseeing elections, about the controversial audit taking place in Arizona and visits his state has seen by parties interested in duplicating the audit efforts.
Rep. Majorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) said that her remarks comparing masks mandates and vaccination passports to the Holocaust were “offensive” and offered an apology for them after visiting the Holocaust Museum. CNN’s Ryan Nobles reports.
A crucial Senate vote on a bill to create an independent inquiry to investigate the deadly January 6 Capitol Hill riot failed, falling short of the 10 Republican votes needed to advance and illustrating GOP efforts to move on from the insurrection that left five people dead and injured 140 police officers. CNN’s Ryan Nobles has the details.
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) struck a defiant tone speaking at a Women for America First Summit held at former President Donald Trump’s Miami golf resort in his first speech since the federal investigation..