Rolling coverage of the latest developments following the FBI search of Mar-a-Lago
Trump lawyer does not ‘believe’ that secret nuclear documents found at Mar-a-Lago
This response came after a 佛罗里达 judge unsealed the FBI search warrant that allowed agents to enter Mr Trump’s Palm Beach home on Monday.
According to a copy of the warrant and inventory of documents recovered from 海湖庄园 这是由 独立, agents recovered from the ex-president a set of papers bearing markings identifying them as Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information — a level of classification above the top secret level which is often applied to intelligence sources as well as the US nuclear arsenal.
Items were removed from the property that were there in violation of the Espionage Act, which makes it a crime to remove information related to national defence “from its proper place of custody” as well as sections of US criminal law covering obstruction of justice and removing government records. Mr Trump has repeatedly suggested without basis that the FBI planted evidence during the search.
星期四, 这 司法部 filed a motion to unseal the warrant, with Attorney General Merrick Garland stressing that the decision was not taken lightly – and confirming that he personally authorised the decision to seek the warrant in the first place.
Biden expected to announce re-election campaign shortly after midterms
“The president has said he’s planning on running again,” Anita Dunn, who works in the Biden administration, 告诉 Bloomberg. “People should take him at his word.”
The president is reportedly hoping to deny former president Donald Trump another term.
House Democrats pass climate and health care bill on party-line vote
Democrats passed the Inflation Reduction Act – a massive bill that focuses on combating 气候 改变, lowering the cost of prescription drugs and continues subsidies for health insurance– through the 众议院, sending it to President 乔拜登’s desk.
Bill focuses on combating climate change, lowering the cost of prescription drugs and continues subsidies for health insurance
Trump keeps trying to divert attention to Obama over ‘nuclear’ records scandal
As the FBI’s search warrant for 唐纳德·特朗普’s Palm Beach residence was unsealed by a 佛罗里达 judge, the former president continued to propagate a conspiracy theory regarding his predecessor as a way of diverting attention.
Unfortunately for Mr Trump, his efforts on Friday were swiftly and publicly debunked by the 国家档案馆, which rejected his baseless accusation.
National Archives refutes baseless allegations of former president
Trump denies storing nuclear weapons papers at Mar-a-Lago
Mr Trump lashed out on his media platform Truth Social in response to a report from 华盛顿邮报 周四发布 晚上. 报告解释说，当 FBI 本周早些时候搜查他在海湖庄园的家时, 他们正在寻找与核武器有关的文件.
The former president says “nuclear weapons issue is a Hoax, 就像俄罗斯一样, 俄罗斯, Russia was a hoax.”
GOP escalates dark rhetoric and backs Trump after FBI search
Republicans in Congress who are relying on Donald 王牌 to excite voters in the fall elections are not only defending the former president against the 联邦调查局 search of his Mar-a-Lago home but politically capitalising on it with grave and potentially dangerous rhetoric against the nation’s justice system.
Republicans in Congress are not only defending Donald Trump against the FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago home
Trump continues to fundraise off latest scandal with ‘nuclear codes’
前总统 唐纳德·特朗普’s political action committee mocked reports that he may have illegally harboured classified documents at his home in an emailed pitch to raise more funds from the ex-president’s supporters.
In a fundraising appeal sent under Mr Trump’s name on Thursday, the ex-president said: “The nuke codes are 15-25-50-80” and asked if he could count on recipients to donate an amount ranging from $15 至 $80.
Former president’s Save America political action committee is behind fundraising appeal
Mick Mulvaney says FBI informant likely ‘very close’ to former president
米克·马尔瓦尼, 在特朗普从 1 月起任命他为代理参谋长之前，他曾担任管理和预算办公室主任 2019 [object Window] 2020, 周四告诉美国有线电视新闻网，对特朗普先生财产的搜查很可能是在联邦调查人员得到前总统核心圈子深处的人的举报之后进行的.
“我的猜测是大概有六八个人拥有这种信息,”马尔瓦尼在 CNN 上说
Trump Organization and CFO’s tax fraud trial set for October
Capping an extraordinary week in Donald Trump’s post-presidency, a New York judge ordered Friday that his company and its longtime finance chief stand trial in the fall on tax fraud charges stemming from a long-running criminal investigation into Trump’s business practices.
曼哈顿 Judge Juan Manuel Merchan scheduled jury selection for Oct. 24 in the case, which involves allegations the Trump Organization gave CFO Allen Weisselberg 多于 $1.7 million in off-the-books compensation, including rent, car payments and school tuition.
Lawyers at a hearing Friday suggested the trial could last several months.
Capping an extraordinary week in Donald Trump’s post-presidency, a New York judge ordered Friday that his company and its longtime finance chief stand trial in the fall on tax fraud charges stemming from a long-running criminal investigation into Trump’s business practices
Trump and family watched FBI Mar-a-Lago search on security cameras from New York
Ms Bobb said the president and his family “probably had a better view than I did because they had the CCTV they were able to watch. I was stuck in a parking lot.”
“They were actually able to see the whole thing… They actually have a better idea of what took place inside,” she said on Real America’s Voice.
Christina Bobb says Trump and family ‘probably had a better view… because they had the CCTV’
All the times Donald Trump has leaked classified information
The FBI search of 唐纳德·特朗普’s Mar-a-Lago residence in connection with “classified nuclear documents” is not the former president’s first alleged run-in over confidential information.
在星期一, FBI agents conducted a multi-hour search at Mr Trump’s Palm Beach, 佛罗里达 private residence.
Classified documents relating to nuclear weapons were among the items the FBI was looking for during their search of Mr Trump’s mansion, people familiar with the investigation told 华盛顿邮报.
FBI’s Mar-a-Lago search is not the ex-president’s first alleged run-in with respect to confidential information