• Fox News cut away from the Jan. 6 hearing minutes before testimony by Trump aides about GOP lawmakers who sought pardons

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Fox News headquarters in New York City. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images
    Fox News returned a regularly scheduled talk show as damning testimony aired elsewhere.
    Thursday's Jan. 6 hearing ran late, but Fox was the only of the major cable networks to cut away.
    Instead, Fox News aired the more lighthearted show "The Five" as usual.
    Just as former Department of Justice Officials were detailing how they threatened to resign en masse if former President Donald Trump went ahead with his efforts to overturn the 2020 election results, Fox News cut away to air its previously scheduled talk show...
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  • Matt Gaetz 'personally' pushed for a pardon from Trump 'from the beginning of time up until today, for any and all things,' Trump officials testify

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida at the White House on May 8, 2020. Anna Moneymaker-Pool/Getty Images
    Gaetz sought a pardon request from "the beginning of time up until today, for any and all things."
    That's according to Trump lawyer Eric Herschmann and two other Trump officials.
    The revelation came at the end of Thursday's January 6 committee hearing.
    The January 6 committee aired a series of video testimonies from former Trump administration officials detailing which Republican members of Congress sought pardons from former President Donald Trump at the end of his term as he and his...
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