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'This Will Not Pass' uncovers explosive new revelations about Jan. 6

May 6, 2022
The newly released book “This Will Not Pass: Trump, Biden and the Battle for America’s Future,” contains eye-opening findings on the actions of former President Trump, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and others, in the days surrounding Jan. 6. New York Times national political correspondents Alex Burns and Jonathan Martin, who co-authored the book, join Yamiche Alcindor to discuss.
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How is the GOP reacting to leaked audio of McCarthy’s pledge to urge Trump to resign?

April 22, 2022
New audio obtained by the authors of a soon to be released book reveals that in the days after January 6th, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy considered asking former President Trump to resign, and told GOP lawmakers that Trump acknowledged bearing some responsibility for what happened.
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Jan. 6 panel questions members of Trump's inner circle

April 15, 2022
Jan. 6 panel questions members of Trump's inner circle
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Republicans block COVID aid as cases rise among Washington elite

April 8, 2022
A number of high-profile leaders in Washington this week tested positive for COVID-19, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Attorney General Merrick Garland, Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, Sen. Susan Collins, and others. This comes as Senate Republicans blocked a $10 billion COVID aid bill over their desire to keep Trump-era border restrictions in place. Also, new revelations are discovered on the Jan. 6 attack.
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A Look Inside Efforts to Overturn the 2020 Election

March 25, 2022
This week, new reports emerged that Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, repeatedly pressed former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to pursue efforts to overturn the 2020 election results.

Russia - Ukraine Tensions and Domestic Risks

February 18, 2022
President Biden said he is convinced Vladimir Putin has decided to invade Ukraine.
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