Election 2020

Steve Bannon speaks to media.

Steve Bannon Sentenced To 4 Months For Contempt Of Congress Charges

Steve Bannon, former adviser to then-President Donald Trump, defied a subpoena from the Jan. 6 committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol attacks.

 | By Alexandra Miller

Former President Donald Trump at a rally at the Minden Tahoe Airport in Minden, Nev.,

Jan. 6 Panel Issues Subpoena To Trump, Demanding He Testify

Jan. 6 panel sent a letter to the former president's lawyers on Friday, demanding his testimony under oath by mid-November.

 | By Associated Press

Retired New York Police Department officer Thomas Webster.

Retired NYPD Officer Sentenced 10 Years For Role In Jan. 6 Riot

Thomas Webster — a 20-year New York Police Department veteran — was convicted of all six counts in his indictment, including assault on an officer.

 | By Associated Press and Newsy Staff

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp

Judge Delays Gov. Kemp's Testimony In Georgia Election Probe

A Fulton County Superior Court judge ruled that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp doesn't have to testify until after the November midterm elections.

 | By Associated Press and Newsy Staff

Insurrectionists loyal to President Donald Trump try to break through a police barrier.

Some Capitol Rioters Try To Profit From Their Jan. 6 Crimes

A group calling itself the Patriot Freedom Project says it has raised more than $1 million in contributions .

 | By Associated Press

Attorney Drew Findling

Top Lawyers Hired By Those Linked To Georgia Election Probe

Donald Trump has hired Drew Findling, one of Atlanta's most prominent criminal defense attorneys who is perhaps best known for representing rap stars.

 | By Associated Press

Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., listens as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol

Jan. 6 Panel To Share 20 Transcripts With Justice Department

It remains unclear whether prosecutors might seek to bring criminal charges against Trump, who denies any wrongdoing.

 | By Associated Press

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani.

Giuliani Ordered To Testify In Georgia 2020 Election Probe

It’s possible that Giuliani could file a motion with the court in Atlanta to try to avoid testifying.

 | By Associated Press and Newsy Staff

Fulton County Georgia District Attorney Fani Willis

Georgia Fake Electors May Face Charges In Election Probe

A year ago, Georgia's attorney general opened an investigation "into attempts to influence the administration of the 2020 Georgia General Election."

 | By Associated Press and Newsy Staff

Former President Donald Trump

Jan. 6 Panel Reveals Testimony From Trump's Team About Voter Fraud

The committee accused Trump of inciting the Capitol riot, saying he and his advisers bolstered an election fraud conspiracy theory.

 | By Isbella Diaz

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chair Carolyn Maloney.

House Panel Launches Probe Of New Mexico 2020 Election Audit

A committee says it's looking into potential intimidation by volunteers from a conspiracist group canvassing voters and asking intrusive questions.

 | By Associated Press

Fulton County Georgia District Attorney Fani Willis

Georgia DA Requests Special Grand Jury In 2020 Election Probe

Fulton County DA Fani Willis is investigating whether former Pres. Trump and others attempted to interfere in the 2020 presidential election results.

 | By Associated Press

A photo of Steve Bannon speaking after leaving federal court.

Trump Ally Bannon Appears In Court For Defying Jan. 6 Panel

Steve Bannon appeared in federal court to face criminal charges stemming from denying a subpoena from the January 6th committee.

 | By Associated Press

Aug. 20, 2020, file photo: President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon speaks with reporters in New York.

Jan. 6 Panel Sets Vote On Contempt Charges Against Bannon

A congressional committee will vote to recommend contempt charges against former White House aide Steve Bannon after he defied the panel's subpoena.

 | By Associated Press

In this Jan 6. 2021, file photo, the face of President Donald Trump appears on large screens.

Jan. 6 Committee Subpoenas Former Justice Department Lawyer

The Jan. 6 committee has subpoenaed former Justice Dept. lawyer Jeffrey Clark over his efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election results.

 | By Associated Press

Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are examined and recounted in Phoenix, Arizona.

Arizona Election Audit Causes Republican Rift

Skepticism plagues many Arizona voters and some have already made up their minds, regardless of whatever the audit report says.

 | By Nathaniel Reed

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona

U.S. To Erase Student Debt For Those With Severe Disabilities

The move will wipe out more than $5.8 billion in debt, according to the Education Department.

 | By Associated Press

Former President Donald Trump

Donald Trump Urged DOJ To Declare 2020 Election Illegal

He had a call with two DOJ officials just days after William Barr stepped down as Attorney General.

 | By Kamil Zawadzki

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court Ruling Deals A Blow To Voting Rights Advocates

In a 6-3 ruling, the Supreme Court said two Arizona voting laws do not disproportionately impact minority voters, and both laws will remain in effect.

 | By Stephanie Liebergen

A woman fills out an absentee ballot at City Hall in Garden City, Michigan.

New Voter ID Rules, Audits Being Pushed in Multiple States

New rules In Georgia and Florida will require voters to provide additional identification, which critics say will impact minority voters and students.

 | By Alex Arger

Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are examined & recounted at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix.

Arizona Republicans Push Back Against Election Fraud Claims

Top election officials in Maricopa County are criticizing the state's GOP-controlled Senate for its decision to audit votes from November.

 | By Simon Kaufman

Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are being examined and recounted

AZ Republicans Tell DOJ Not To Worry About Recount

The state's Republican-controlled Senate approved a private recount of 2.1 million ballots cast in Maricopa County in the presidential election.

 | By Simon Kaufman

Rep. Park Cannon (D-Atlanta) is placed in handcuffs by Georgia State Troopers

GA State Democratic Representative Arrested Over Protest

Cannon was seen repeatedly knocking on Kemp's door while he was inside, livestreaming the signing of the bill.

 | By Newsy Staff

Jessica Lang pauses and places her hand on the door in a moment of grief

Lawmakers Spar During Hearing On Attacks On Asian Americans

House lawmakers met Thursday to discuss the recent rise in violence against Asian Americans.

 | By Newsy Staff

Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russia, Iran Tried To Influence 2020 Election

The report comes from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.

 | By Newsy Staff

People waiting in line to vote

U.S. Intelligence Report Details Foreign Influence In 2020 Election

The report says Iran and Russia both launched influence campaigns and that China "considered but did not deploy" one of its own.

 | By Johannah Grenaway

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer

COVID Relief Bill Heads To President's Desk

The House passed it yesterday afternoon.

 | By Newsy Staff

Kathy Kratt of Orlando, Fla., displays her Trump flags as she and other protesters demonstrate their support for President Do

Grand Jury Convenes for Investigation Into Trump's Georgia Phone Call

In February, the DA told local leaders to preserve all their documents related to Trump's calls to change the outcome of the election.

 | By Eliana Moreno

Former President Donald Trump

Georgia Election Case Against Trump Enters New Chapter

A criminal investigation of former President Trump's alleged interference in the Georgia election results enters a new phase.

 | By Willie James Inman

Iowa state Rep. Bobby Kaufmann, R-Wilton, sponsor of voting legislation.

Newsy Investigates: Who’s Behind Push For Stricter Voting Rules?

A former GOP governor from Mississippi and a conservative nonprofit group are pressing state legislatures to toughen election laws.

 | By Patrick Terpstra