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Trump, in Taped Call, Pressured Georgia Official to 'Find' Votes to Overturn Election

Trump, in Taped Call, Pressured Georgia Official to 'Find' Votes to Overturn Election

By Michael D. Shear and Stephanie Saul

The president vaguely warned of a "criminal offense" as he pressured Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in the call, according to an audio recording.

Republicans Begin New Congress Feuding Over Bid to Overturn Election

Republicans Begin New Congress Feuding Over Bid to Overturn Election

By Carl Hulse

With President Trump ratcheting up his efforts to cling to power, the party has split over whether to back him, posing a major political test.

Trump Call to Georgia Official Might Violate State and Federal Law

Trump Call to Georgia Official Might Violate State and Federal Law

By Eric Lipton

The president's demand for action to overturn the result of the election in the state raised questions about whether he violated election fraud statutes, lawyers said, though a charge is unlikely.

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