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Will 2016 Trump voters return to him if he runs for president again?

Will 2016 Trump voters return to him if he runs for president again?

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted July 30 - 11:49 a.m.

A new Deseret News/Hinckley Institute of Politics poll ascertained Utah voters' thoughts on whether Donald Trump fulfilled his campaign promises and what policies and actions they approved or disapproved of during his presidency.
Should Donald Trump face criminal charges for his role on Jan. 6? Nearly half of Utahns think so

Should Donald Trump face criminal charges for his role on Jan. 6? Nearly half of Utahns think so

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted July 27 - 1:00 p.m.

Nearly half of Utahns believe the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol is conducting fair and impartial hearings. And an equal number say former President Donald Trump should be charged with a crime.
Trump, Pence speeches put stark GOP divide on display

Trump, Pence speeches put stark GOP divide on display

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted July 26 - 9:55 p.m.

The intensifying rivalry between former President Donald Trump and his once fiercely loyal vice president, Mike Pence, was put on stark display Tuesday as the two gave dueling speeches in Washington on the future of the Republican Party.
Jan. 6 probes: What's next for Congress, criminal cases

Jan. 6 probes: What's next for Congress, criminal cases

Eric Tucker and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted July 23 - 2:22 p.m.

What are the next steps for the Justice Department and Congress in the investigations of the events at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021?
Trump ex-adviser Bannon convicted of contempt of Congress

Trump ex-adviser Bannon convicted of contempt of Congress

Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters  |  Posted July 22 - 1:03 p.m.

Steve Bannon, a key associate of former President Donald Trump and an influential figure on the American right, was convicted on Friday of contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena from the committee investigating last year's attack on the U.S. Capitol.
Poll: Cracks appear in Trump's standing among Republicans after Jan. 6 hearings

Poll: Cracks appear in Trump's standing among Republicans after Jan. 6 hearings

Jason Lange, Reuters  |  Posted July 22 - 6:42 a.m.

Republican views on Donald Trump have darkened somewhat over six weeks of televised congressional hearings on the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by the former president's supporters, a poll shows.
Jan. 6 probe: Trump 'poured gasoline on fire' of Capitol attack, did nothing to stop violence

Jan. 6 probe: Trump 'poured gasoline on fire' of Capitol attack, did nothing to stop violence

Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Farnoush Amiri, Associated Press  |  Posted July 21 - 10:17 p.m.

The House Jan. 6 committee held its final hearing of the summer Thursday night, delving into 187 minutes in which it says Donald Trump did nothing to stop the violence but instead "gleefully" watched the Capitol attack on television.
Steve Bannon's defense seeks acquittal then rests case

Steve Bannon's defense seeks acquittal then rests case

Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press  |  Posted July 21 - 5:24 p.m.

Steve Bannon's lawyer has opened his defense by asking the judge to rule that prosecutors had not proven their contempt-of-Congress case against the former adviser to then-President Donald Trump.
Senators propose bipartisan changes to Electoral Count Act after Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Senators propose bipartisan changes to Electoral Count Act after Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted July 20 - 5:49 p.m.

A bipartisan group of senators has reached agreement on proposed changes to the Electoral Count Act. That's the post-Civil War-era law for certifying presidential elections.
Election leaders in states like Utah urge openness to dispel misinformation

Election leaders in states like Utah urge openness to dispel misinformation

Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted July 20 - 5:14 p.m.

State election officials are urging their colleagues around the U.S. to be open and transparent in confronting conspiracy theories and false information about how voting works.
Jan. 6 panel chairman has COVID, prime-time hearing still on

Jan. 6 panel chairman has COVID, prime-time hearing still on

Farnoush Amiri and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted July 19 - 9:51 a.m.

The chairman of the House Jan. 6 committee has tested positive for COVID-19, but the panel will still hold its prime-time hearing on Thursday.
Jury selection begins in Trump ex-adviser Bannon's contempt of Congress trial

Jury selection begins in Trump ex-adviser Bannon's contempt of Congress trial

Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters  |  Posted July 18 - 12:02 p.m.

Jury selection began on Monday in the criminal trial of Steve Bannon, a prominent former presidential aide to Donald Trump, for defying a subpoena from a congressional panel investigating last year's attack on the U.S. Capitol by a pro-Trump mob.
Mitt Romney says Trump's call to Jan. 6 witness probably wasn't an accident

Mitt Romney says Trump's call to Jan. 6 witness probably wasn't an accident

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted July 15 - 10:33 p.m.

Sen. Mitt Romney isn't buying the notion that former President Donald Trump accidentally called a witness who could appear before the House select Jan. 6 committee.
Watchdog says Secret Service deleted Jan. 6 text messages

Watchdog says Secret Service deleted Jan. 6 text messages

Farnoush Amiri, Associated Press  |  Posted July 15 - 10:00 a.m.

A government watchdog has found that Secret Service agents deleted text messages sent and received around the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol after an inspector general requested them as part of the investigation into the insurrection.
Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne to meet with Jan. 6 investigators

Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne to meet with Jan. 6 investigators

Jamie Gangel, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 9:46 p.m.

Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne, an ally of former President Donald Trump, is expected to meet Friday with the House select committee investigating Jan. 6, 2021, according to three sources familiar with the matter.
Jan. 6 probe: Trump set Capitol rally after 'unhinged' White House meeting

Jan. 6 probe: Trump set Capitol rally after 'unhinged' White House meeting

Lisa Mascaro and Farnoush Amiri, Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 8:24 p.m.

In a heated, "unhinged" dispute, Donald Trump fought objections from his White House lawyers to a plan, eventually discarded, to seize states' voting machines, the House Jan. 6 committee revealed Tuesday.
Trump associates' ties to extremists probed by Jan. 6 panel

Trump associates' ties to extremists probed by Jan. 6 panel

Alanna Durkin Richer, Michelle R. Smith and Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted July 11 - 2:25 p.m.

After members of the far-right Oath Keepers extremist group stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan 6, 2021, their leader called someone on the phone with an urgent message for then-President Donald Trump, another extremist told investigators.
Steve Bannon says he's willing to testify before Jan. 6 committee after Trump waives claims of executive privilege

Steve Bannon says he's willing to testify before Jan. 6 committee after Trump waives claims of executive privilege

Sara Murray, CNN  |  Posted July 10 - 10:12 a.m.

Steve Bannon — who defied a congressional subpoena and is set to go to trial on criminal contempt charges — told the House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection on Saturday that he is now willing to testify, ideally at a public hearing, according to a letter obtained by CNN.
Trump WH counsel Cipollone gives 1/6 testimony, new info

Trump WH counsel Cipollone gives 1/6 testimony, new info

Lisa Mascaro And Farnoush Amiri, Associated Press  |  Posted July 9 - 7:17 p.m.

Former Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone has had an eight-hour private interview with the Jan. 6 committee. Cipollone has been a sought-after witness over his role trying to prevent then-President Donald Trump from challenging the 2020 presidential election and joining the violent mob at the Capitol.
House Jan. 6 committee schedules 7th hearing for July 12

House Jan. 6 committee schedules 7th hearing for July 12

Annie Grayer, CNN  |  Posted July 6 - 9:28 p.m.

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection has scheduled its seventh hearing for July 12, the panel announced Tuesday.
Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone to testify before Jan. 6 panel, reports say

Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone to testify before Jan. 6 panel, reports say

Reuters  |  Posted July 6 - 9:43 a.m.

Pat Cipollone, White House counsel to former President Donald Trump, has agreed to testify on Friday in a transcribed interview before the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, news media said.
'Unprecedented' gives glimpse into Trump family, events leading to Capitol riot

'Unprecedented' gives glimpse into Trump family, events leading to Capitol riot

Carlene Coombs, Deseret News  |  Posted July 6 - 7:20 a.m.

Politico obtained and published the trailer for "Unprecedented" on Tuesday, previewing an upcoming docuseries about the Trump family by British filmmaker Alex Holder.
Georgia grand jury in Trump election probe subpoenas Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Graham

Georgia grand jury in Trump election probe subpoenas Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Graham

Kanishka Singh, Reuters  |  Posted July 5 - 6:00 p.m.

A special grand jury in Georgia probing former U.S. President Donald Trump's alleged attempts to overturn his 2020 election defeat there issued subpoenas to Sen. Lindsey Graham and Trump's former personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
Jan. 6 panel: More people turn up with evidence against Trump

Jan. 6 panel: More people turn up with evidence against Trump

Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted July 4 - 10:29 p.m.

A member of the House Jan. 6 committee says more witnesses are coming forward with new details on the Capitol insurrection following former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson's devastating testimony last week against former President Donald Trump.
Poll: About half of Americans say Trump should be charged for Jan. 6 Capitol attack

Poll: About half of Americans say Trump should be charged for Jan. 6 Capitol attack

Farnoush Amiri And Nuha Dolby, Associated Press  |  Posted June 30 - 6:50 a.m.

A new poll shows that about half of Americans say former President Donald Trump should be charged with a crime for his role in what happened on Jan. 6.