US lawmakers hold Donald Trump ally Steve Bannon in criminal contempt

//US lawmakers hold Donald Trump ally Steve Bannon in criminal contempt

US lawmakers hold Donald Trump ally Steve Bannon in criminal contempt

Long-time Donald Trump ally Steve Bannon could face criminal prosecution for refusing to cooperate with a probe into the deadly January 6 attack on the US Capitol after the House of Representatives voted on Thursday to hold him in contempt of Congress.The Democratic-led chamber voted 229 to 202 with nine Republicans joining Democrats to recommend the charges against Bannon, who served as an aide to the former Republican president.The matter will now be referred to the US Justice Department,…

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