A spokesperson for The New York Times called the lawsuit “an attempt to silence independent news organizations.”
The memo claimed Pence had the authority to violate federal law to help Trump remain in office.
The small size of the “J6” rally on Saturday is no indicator of the strength of the authoritarian movement.
Simple mitigation measures like wearing masks as recommended by the CDC could have saved hundreds of thousands of lives.
Democrats described the investigation as an unprecedented “ploy” to undermine the 2020 presidential election results.
Post-presidential Secret Service protection typically does not include a president’s adult children or former officials.
Advocacy groups that initially sued under President Donald Trump resumed their challenge to the expulsions last month.
If enough Republicans lose faith in the elections and refuse to vote, it could help Democrats retain Congress next year.
Trump’s bizarre claims were accompanied by his typical, yet errant, assertions of fraud in U.S. elections.
Under Trump, Jerome Powell supported rolling back several financial regulations put in place after the Great Recession.