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Mike Pence told Trump ‘many times’ that plan to overturn election was illegal

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Donald Trump pressured his vice president, Mike Pence, to overturn his 2020 election defeat, despite being told repeatedly that Mr Pence had no authority to do so. Members of the Democratic-led House of Representatives select committee said Mr Trump continued his pressure campaign even though he knew a violent mob of his supporters was threatening the Capitol.
6 months ago·Washington, United States

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Mike Pence told Trump ‘many times’ that plan to overturn election was illegal

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