Republicans in Congress back Trump after he says FBI searched Mar-a-Lago

Official said White House had “no notice of the reported action” and deferred to the Justice Department for any further information

By: - August 9, 2022 2:22 pm
FBI Executes Search Warrant At Former President Trump's Mar-A-Lago Estate

Secret Service and Palm Beach police are seen in front of the home of former President Donald Trump at Mar-A-Lago on Aug. 8, 2022, in Palm Beach, Florida. The FBI raided the home to retrieve classified White House documents. (Eva Marie Uzcategui/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.