DOJ WINS APPEAL ON TRUMP DOCS: A federal appeals court panel of three judges granted the Department of Justice’s request to be allowed to continue reviewing documents seized from former president Donald Trump’s residence yesterday, reversing a lower court decision that blocked the review while a special master screens the documents for privileged information. Read more.
ELECTORAL COUNT ACT PASSES: In a bid to prevent future challenges to presidential election outcomes like those mounted by former President Trump, the House of Representatives passed a bill yesterday overhauling the process for tallying electoral results. The vote largely split among party lines. Read more.