Trump files lawsuit to keep Jan. 6 documents from Congress

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Former president Donald Trump filed suit against the house select committee and the National Archives as the standoff intensifies over a former advisers refusal to testify before the committee investigating the deadly capital it tack in January former president trump is trying to block the release of documents related to the January sixth insurrection heading to court to challenge president Biden's decision to waive executive privilege on those items trump called it a vexatious illegal fishing expedition but last week Biden's press secretary said there's nothing political about working to ensure that the events of January six never happen again the January sixth committee is scheduled to vote today to hold former trump adviser Steve Bannon in criminal contempt of Congress he defied a subpoena relating to his role in the attempt to violently blocked Joe Biden's presidential certification from taking place Jackie Quinn Washington

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