Breaking the news on his social media platform, Truth Social, Donald Trump responded to federal charges of violating laws related to his handling of classified documents.
Images: Truth Social/Getty Images Composite: Mark KellyWhether you love or hate Donald Trump, his indictment by President Biden’s Justice Department is a fraught moment for American democracy.
For the first time in U.S. history, the prosecutorial power of the federal government has been used against a former President who is also running against the sitting President.
This is far graver than the previous indictment by a rogue New York prosecutor, and it will roil the 2024 election and U.S. politics for years to come.
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