Trump spread claims of election fraud debunked by his own legal team, Jan. 6 panel says

By: - June 13, 2022 4:42 pm

“He betrayed the trust of the American people,” Chairman Bennie G. Thompson said. “He ignored the will of the voters, he lied to his supporters and the country, and he tried to remain in office after the people had voted him out." Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images.

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.