NEW The struggle to process thousands of young migrants is consuming the White House w/ Biden increasingly frustrated at HHS. We obtained dozens of documents revealing details of "Operation Artemis," the scramble to increase bed capacity to ~35K by June.
NEW: Matt Gaetz's legislative director, Devin Murphy, resigned last week amid news of DOJ sex trafficking investigation, per 3 ppl familiar
Murphy told associates he was interested in writing bills, not working at TMZ, per 1 of them
As she signed onto a bill led by a Republican colleague who voted to overturn the election, @RepEscobar told him: “I just want you to know that what you all did — I haven’t gotten past it. And it was wrong, and it was terrible." w/@lukebroadwaterhttps://t.co/38CcTshPrU
Gaetz, who also made a public pitch for Trump to pardon everyone under the sun, had discussions w the White House about it. Top officials thought the request was bizarre and it was quickly shot down. Trump was aware of it but unclear if the spoke directly https://t.co/oyaGEPT20G
What the Blatts soon discovered was $3,000 in withdrawals by the Trump campaign in less than 30 days. They called their bank and said they thought they were victims of fraud.
“It felt,” Russell said, “like it was a scam.” https://t.co/R4z524s7Z4
NEWS: The Trump operation refunded $122 million — more than 10% — of what it raised online in 2020.
Prechecked boxes withdrew $$$ weekly from unwitting supporters. Scores were ensnared. Fraud claims to banks soared.
My investigation into what happened:
I am heartbroken that Officer Evans was killed today in the line of duty. On this Good Friday, let's all pray for healing for the surviving officer, comfort for Officer Evans’s family, and for all the officers and families of the United States Capitol Police.
My full statement: https://t.co/0ykpCLaoJX
Breaking News: The Capitol police officer killed by a motorist was identified as William Evans, an 18-year veteran of the force. The suspect, a 25-year-old from Indiana, was also identified. https://t.co/jha17jyCO1
The @nytimes analyzed Georgia's 98-page voting law and identified 16 key provisions that will limit ballot access, potentially confuse voters and give more power to Republican lawmakers.
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