Racial Injustice Trump Photo Op

Emails, released Tuesday by the House Oversight Committee, reveal in new detail how former president Donald Trump pressured members of the U.S. government to challenge the 2020 election over false claims. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

WASHINGTON — During the last weeks of his presidency, Donald Trump and his allies pressured the Justice Department to investigate unsubstantiated claims of widespread 2020 election fraud that even his former attorney general declared without evidence, newly released emails show.

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