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This week on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan,” August 21, 2022: Cardona, Turner, Birx, Laufman, Klieman, O’Keefe, Walter, Costa
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This week on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan,” August 21, 2022: Cardona, Turner, Birx, Laufman, Klieman, O’Keefe, Walter, Costa

"Face the Nation" Guest Lineup:Miguel Cardona – Secretary of EducationRep. Mike Turner – (R–Ohio), ranking member of the House Permanent Select Committee on IntelligenceDr. Deborah Birx – Former White House COVID-19 response coordinatorAnalysis on the latest legal developments and investigations involving former President Donald Trump:David Laufman – Former chief of counterintelligence, U.S. Department of JusticeRikki Klieman – CBS News legal analystPolitical panel:Ed O'Keefe – CBS News senior White House and political correspondentAmy Walter – Publisher and editor-in-chief of the Cook Political Report with Amy WalterRobert Costa – CBS News chief election and campaign correspondentHow to watch "Face the Nation"Date: Sunday, August 21, 2022TV: "Face the Nation" airs Sunday mornin...
Justice Dept investigation into Jan. 6 now encompasses communications of allies of Trump
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Justice Dept investigation into Jan. 6 now encompasses communications of allies of Trump

The Justice Department's criminal investigation into the Jan. 6, 2021, rioting at the U.S. Capitol, now includes questions for witnesses about the communications of people close to then-President Donald Trump and his re-election campaign, CBS News has confirmed. That news, first reported by The Washington Post, was confirmed to CBS News by a U.S. government official familiar with the investigation and a source with knowledge of what's been presented by the Justice Department to a grand jury. It is not evident that Trump himself is a target of the investigation, only that that prosecutors are asking questions related to him and his aides One part of the investigation concerns the efforts to swap out electors won by Joe Biden in several battlegr...