Trump intimidated state officials to reject election results, Jan. 6 hearings told

Hearings into the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol detailed a campaign by then-president Donald Trump and his allies to cajole and even threaten state officials into rejecting legitimate election results and how some Republicans resisted the plan because it went too far.

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