Federal prosecutors investigating the role of former President Donald Trump and his allies in the events preceding the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol said in a National Archives document provided to a House committee. documents have been subpoenaed, The New York Times reported.
The subpoena was issued in May, seeking "all material in any form" submitted to lawmakers, signed by the prosecutor leading the Justice Department investigation, according to the report. was done.
The Justice Department did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment after hours.
The Task Force Investigating the Capitol Raid Requested Multiple Files From The National Archives, Including Photos, Videos, Correspondence, Calendars, Schedules, Travel Logs, Visit Records Did.
Trump has repeatedly denied wrongdoing.
The onslaught on the Capitol by Trump supporters left several dead, injured more than 140 police officers, and threatened the Democratic Party against Trump in the November 2020 election. The recognition of President Biden's victory has been delayed.
Trump falsely claims his election loss was the result of fraud. (Reporting by Costas Pitas, Los Angeles; Editing by Grant McCool)