Manhattan DA Bragg to testify at Congress day after Trump hush money sentencing

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg said Tuesday that he plans to testify before Congress on July 12, the day after former President Donald Trump is found guilty of hush money. Bragg and prosecutor Matthew Colangelo, a former senior Justice Department official appointed in 2022 to lead the Trump investigation, are scheduled to appear before a […]

Trump to have pre-sentencing interview on Monday after hush money conviction

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will meet with a probation official as part of the court process before his sentencing in his New York hush money trial case. The virtual interview will take place on Monday, Steven Cheung, Trump campaign communications director, confirmed to the Washington Examiner. The interview will be with a female probation […]

Manhattan DA agrees to testify before House GOP over Trump hush money trial

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg has agreed to testify before a House Judiciary Committee panel about former President Trump’s recent hush-money trial, which led to the first conviction of a former president. Bragg’s response comes after House Judiciary Chairman Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, sent a letter last month calling on Bragg and the other prosecutor in […]

Is Donald Trump Eligible To Own Gun After His Conviction In Hush Money?

Florida, where Trump lives, is known to make it extremely difficult for convicted felons to vote. Washington: Donald Trump is now a felon. What does this mean for the rights of a former US president – the first to be convicted of a crime – as he seeks to retake the White House in November? […]

Trump asks hush money judge to lift gag order

Lawyers for former President Trump have asked the judge in his criminal hush-money case to lift a gag order imposed on his comments now that the trial is over. Judge Juan Marchan earlier this year barred Trump from publicly attacking witnesses, jurors, court officials or prosecutors — an order that was later extended to include […]

Here’s where Trump stands in public opinion after guilty verdict in ‘hush money’ case

Public opinion of former President Donald Trump has changed little since his conviction last week in a Manhattan hush-money case, two new polls show. After Thursday’s verdict, Trump’s approval rating stood at 31%, the pollster said. ABC News/Ipsos Poll The numbers, released Sunday, are statistically unchanged from March, when the 77-year-old Trump’s approval rating was […]

Claim Biden was behind hush money case ‘ridiculous’

In an interview Sunday, President Trump’s former lawyer, Joe Tacopina, strongly denied claims that Trump’s hush money case in New York is the result of a “weaponization” of the justice system. “This is a state case. It’s not the Jack Smith case. It’s not a federal prosecution. It has absolutely no connection to Joe Biden […]

Trump hush money verdict brings GOP skeptics into the fold

A guilty verdict against former President Trump is rallying moderate Republicans and longtime Trump skeptics to his side in a way that the Trump campaign has failed to do for months. Longtime critics of Trump, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and moderate Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, have rallied to his defense […]