IT BEGINS: Attorney General Merrick Garland Names Special Counsel to Investigate Trump

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From Fox News:

Attorney General Merrick Garland has named Friday a special counsel to investigate the entirety of the criminal probe into the unlawful retention of national defense information at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, Fox News has learned. 

The counsel will also look into key aspects of the Jan. 6 investigation, a senior Justice Department official also told Fox News. 

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