• Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

    1 month ago - By WESH

    Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal.
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  • Trump wanted the Justice Department to sue individual states to overturn their election results, but top officials refused, WSJ report says

    Trump wanted the Justice Department to sue individual states to overturn their election results, but top officials refused, WSJ report says

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement President Donald Trump wanted the Department of Justice to file lawsuits in the Supreme Court against specific states in an attempt to overturn their election results, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal .
    DOJ officials refused, prompting Trump to plot to remove the acting attorney general and replace him with a loyalist. The plot was blocked when a group of top DOJ leaders threatened to resign if acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen was removed.
    Trump's idea to sue states was pushed by his personal lawyers, The Journal reported.
    "He wanted us...
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